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France: Aftershocks of Terror Attacks

November 14, 2016

By: Nicolas Seidman This past year has been an unequivocal security challenge to the French government. November 13th marks the one-year anniversary of the Paris attacks, which left 130 dead and 368 wounded, as well as the State of emergency, still currently in place. France has sustained three additional significant terrorist attacks since last November, … Continue reading “France: Aftershocks of Terror Attacks”

Cyber risks to governance, Part III: Hyper-connectivity and its impact on state power

August 31, 2015

By: Christy Quinn In an era of Snowden, Wikileaks, Dark Web and data breaches there have never been so many cyber risks associated with governance. This article is the third of a 3-part Strife series which examines three diverse aspects of cyber risks to governance. Andreas Haggman began by looking at the online market place Silk Road and its transformation … Continue reading “Cyber risks to governance, Part III: Hyper-connectivity and its impact on state power”

Nigeria's elections and the quest for change

February 11, 2015

By Ifesinachi Okafor-Yarwood: “Elections belong to people. It’s their decision. If they decide to turn their back on the fire and burn their behinds, then they will just have to sit on their blisters” – Abraham Lincoln When elections loom we often make the mistake of believing that voting for a different party or a new … Continue reading “Nigeria's elections and the quest for change”

Drones series, Part V. The biopolitics of drone warfare

April 22, 2014

By Daniel Møller Ølgaard: The current debate on armed Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), also known as drones, focuses mostly on legal implications and moral implications of their use. Issues such as civilian deaths, as well as the strategic implications and tactical advantages of drones are reigning supreme in the academic and public discussions. Yet these … Continue reading “Drones series, Part V. The biopolitics of drone warfare”


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