Author Archives: Niles Webb

The origins and dangers of American activism and insularity

“We are … losing something solid at the core. We are losing that Pilgrim and pioneer spirit of initiative and independence”

Iran and the dawn of the ‘New Cold War’

Although a comforting reversal of US retaliatory strikes on Iran came to light this week, we are not yet out of the woods and there is still scope for a huge blunder of grand strategy. Trump tweeted today that US “Military is rebuilt, new, and ready to go, by far the best in the world” […]