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China-Taiwan Threat backgrounder

Backgrounder to The China-Taiwan Threat

China flew a record-breaking number of military flights into Taiwanese airspace to open the month of October. The unprecedented 150 flights included bombers, anti-submarine planes, and a clear intent to threaten Taiwan with force...
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The Dark History of the Nobel Prize (They Prefer You Forget)

Last week the Nobel Prize Committee began announcing its 2021 recipients. The highly esteemed Nobel Prize is named after Alfred Nobel, a 19th-century Swedish chemist, and inventor who developed the invention of dynamite. According...
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The Death of AQ Khan – REPOST –

Yesterday Abdul Qadeer Khan (AQ Khan) died in Pakistan after being hospitalized for COVID19. Khan is the man responsible for facilitating turning Pakistan into a nuclear power and just as significant, providing countries like...

Weekly Pandemic Update

A succinct summation of the good, the bad, and the ugly in the global pandemic news this week. This brief pandemic update is featured every week at the End of History. Click on the...
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A Cold and Frustrating Winter Ahead – Energy Crunch and Broken Supply Lines

China and the UK are at the forefront of a growing global energy crunch. It is a prelude to major systemic dangers in the very near future. In the UK, 1.7 million customers lost their...
history of genocide podcast

Never Again…Again – Bonus Episode – Recommended Books on the History of Genocide

This bonus episode in our series Never Again...Again – The Ongoing History of Genocide discusses some of our top recommended books on the history of genocide for those who want to dive deeper into...
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Is Facebook Evil?

Whistleblowers, global outages, and Congressional hearings this week leave everyone asking the question, "Is Facebook evil?" Yesterday, Libya’s government unleashed an unprecedented roundup of 5,000 migrants, including hundreds of women and children. In some instances,...
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Genocides Today – The Ongoing History of Genocide – Episode 10

JB Shreve and Brian Butler present the final episode in the podcast series Never Again, Again…the Ongoing History of Genocide. In this episode, the guys look at three potential genocides today - mass murders...
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Evergrande, Our Upside-Down World, and the Shape of Things to Come

Readers who give even the most minimal levels of attention to financial news and headlines recognize the name Evergrande from the last week's headlines. (Not to be confused with Ever Given, the massive boat...
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African Genocides – The Ongoing History of Genocide – Episode 9

Comprehending genocides by relying on the popular narratives alone is ineffective. For example, Hotel Rwanda was a good movie but not a completely accurate depiction of what unfolded in Rwanda in 1994. There is...