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Evaluate the argument that economic globalisation has failed the world’s poor
Economic globalisation is the process by which the world’s economy becomes more closely connected. This can lead to the greater transnational flow of goods, services..
The position of realists and liberals on security and the likelihood of conflict
This is also available on my podcast Liberals and realists have very different positions on security and the likelihood of conflict. Firstly they differ on..
UK Politics Component 1
To what extent do socialists agree or disagree over equality of outcome
Equality of outcome is a concept, realisable through state policies and systems, in which all individuals have approximately the same material wealth and income. This..
UK Politics Component 2
Audio – Last minute tips on the global 3d exam
Some last minute tips for my students on the 3d exam, recorded on my way to work… http://alevelpolitics.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Recording-074406-061118-pol.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple..
Audio: How Sharp Power Threatens Soft Power
Joseph Nye discusses how nations are increasingly using ‘sharp power’ as part of their foreign policies. http://alevelpolitics.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/pe_forw_000713_article_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts..
This powerful report at last uses the word lie in connection with the Tory election campaign: https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/listeningpost/2019/12/misinformation-lies-media-spin-uk-election-191206215135507.html
A great initiative from North Finchley Mosque - https://ianl.org.uk/2019/12/02/shelter-for-the-homeless-at-ianl/
Trump, speaking to the Israeli American Council: "You're not nice people at all, but you have to vote for me. You have no choice. You're not going to vote for Pocahontas, I can tell you that. You're not going to vote for the wealth tax!"
Authoritarian regimes – such as China – are considered to hinder #innovation, they benefit from having access to large amounts of #data and are becoming world leaders in technology, innovation and #AI.