Daily Archives: November 5, 2017


Manus Island: Why Policy Should Account For People

In a decision that has been criticized by his own party, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has refused New Zealand’s offer to resettle 150 Manus Island refugees. After deliberations in Sydney on November 5 with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Mr Turnbull announced that although thankful for the offer, […]


Egypt: A Nation Of Potential

Having faced a tenuous political environment since the outbreak of the Arab Spring in 2011, Egypt has witnessed the overthrow of a dictatorship, experienced military rule, held it’s first democratic elections, and faced a military coup all in the span of six years. Egypt’s strongman and current president, Abdulfattah Al […]