ISSN 2330-717X


The Nobel Peace Prize laureates for 1994 in Oslo. From left to right: PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat, Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin. Credit: Saar Yaacov, GPO - Government Press Office, Israel, Wikimedia Commons

Why The Oslo Process Doomed Peace – Analysis

By Efraim Karsh* Twenty-three years after its euphoric launch on the White House lawn, the Oslo “peace process” between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) stands out as one of the worst calamities to…

Europe’s Rich Since 1300 – Analysis

Recent research into the share of wealth owned by the richest households has given us important insights into trends in inequality. This column shows how we can now estimate the share of wealth owned by…

Gazprom Headquarters in Moscow, Russia. Photo by Ghirla, Wikipedia Commons.

Georgia: Slammed New Transit Deal With Russia’s Gazprom

(Civil.Ge) — Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said that the new transit terms with Russia’s energy giant Gazprom “worsen the country’s energy sector” and “harm Georgia’s political and economic interests.” He also called on the Parliament…