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16 Oct 06 Sir Henry Wootton (Woo he?) - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/OhGoodPolitics.html  
17 Oct 06 Grey suede shoes: Niiice! ;) - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/chambreALaJournée.html  
23 Oct 06 Boris has Views for you - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/borisTalking.html  
25 Oct 06 Changing times? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/newOftIsOld.html  
26 Oct 06 de Tocqueville - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/deTocqueville.html  
29 Oct 06 What was? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/nomenklaturanAims.html  
01 Nov 06 Uh! Oh! Hmmmm? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/ourThoughtsAreFree.html  
27 Dec 06 Les escargots encore une fois - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/talkToTheSnail.html  
27 Dec 06 Question - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/globalisationUmm.html  
31 Dec 06 Another question - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/internationalismAMetaphor.html  
18 Jan 06 Make of it what you will - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/reductionAndBetrayal.html  
25 Jan 06 Long and complicated - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/unrestricted.html  
22 Feb 06 It's him again! - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/politicalStructure.html  
07 Mar 08 Unravelling a mess - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/postHussein.html  
07 Mar 08 Border patrol - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/aMoatIsTheAnswer.html  
23 Jun 08 Everyone's mate - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/ministerOfTheInterior.html
05 Jul 08 I'm not really sure that this page should be in the politics folder -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/sixties.html
28 Jul 08 Seeing war - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/nyTimesOnMiller.html
13 Aug 08 A neutral phase - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theCaucasus.html
30 Aug 08 Cold again - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/cold.html
14 Sept 08 Ever in need of a solution - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/harshReality.html
22 Sept 08 A Napoleonic world? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theUSF.html
29 Sept 08 The best, or most understandable, analysis I've seen - http://www.spiegel.de/international/business/0,1518,581201,00.html
20 Nov 08 Article on consumerism's affect on society -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/consumer.html
21 Nov 08 Got any change? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/change.html
24 Nov 08 Published in August (only just read it myself) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/staringDownTheRussians.html
30 Nov 08 One of the only sensible (though neutral) articles I have seen on Mumbai - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/pointingAt.html
03 Dec 08 The biological one has always been the danger (read page 10's The Non-State Threat) - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/WMDReport.pdf
14 Dec 08 The peak's name makes me snigger (although I guess that they are deadly serious) - http://en.rian.ru/russia/20081211/118812388.html
23 Dec 08 'Global Warming' from the North Pole - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/santaGoesGreen.html
28 Dec 08 This belonged on the History menu a bit more - http://www.atherden.com/History/russianPoll.html
30 Dec 08 A change of pace in Brussels -
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/europe6468/belgium/belgianPrimeMinister7804882.html
14 Jan 09 The Kremlin's Internet Press Sevices have said (verbatim)....
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/kremlinInternet.html
14 Jan 09 And the BBC are actually doing something useful (in the political sense) -
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/7828363.stm
19 Jan 09 That inauguration (and there is no escape from it).... Goodnight, sweet
prince (by which I don't mean Obama)....
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/inauguration.html
24 Jan 09 The best, and most relative, Gaza story I have seen - http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/0,1518,603203,00.html
02 Feb 09 The demise of something (not going to say what in the menu) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/demise.html
04 Feb 09 Not nice - http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/7869570.stm
11 Feb 09 Well, everyone's doing it - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/cyberwarfare.html
18 Feb 09 Thanks for the correction....
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/hollywoodHistory.html
19 Feb 09 Laws that will be broken - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/automata.html
21 Feb 09 A different concept - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/russianGlobalSecurity.html
26 Feb 09 Europe going to be different? You'd better tell that to the Irish and the French - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/aFifthColumn.html
03 Mar 09 The unelected one visits - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/brownWho.html
03 Mar 09 And the special relationship blooms - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/brownWhere.html
10 Mar 09 Oh good!!! - http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/11/dining/11lady.html?_r=1
15 Mar 09 The Dream Team! - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/newAdministration.html
18 Mar 09 Some things don't change - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theKhyberPass.html
03 Apr 09 A very important meeting - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/G20WAGS.html
07 Apr 09 International agreements - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/europeanObama.html
13 Apr 09 I would go with The Melting Pot theory (although Europe is going to be
the problem there) -
http://slate.com/id/2213025
15 Apr 09 Pictures tell a few words anyway - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/pakistaniPicture.html
23 May 09 The war - http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1900248,00.html?cnn=yes
28 May 09 Comments on North Korea's 'aspirations' -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/BBCHaveYourSay.html
05 Jun 09 I suppose this belongs in the politics folder - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/jane's.html
08 Jun 09 A most unrepresentative administration - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/brownTax.html
21 Jun 09 A long way from Baton Rouge - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/miller.html
27 Jun 09 Still not sure whether I'm supposed to appreciate his political or literary skills - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/MPsOnARussianSled.html
05 Jul 09 Ostdeutschland is remembering the good times -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theDDRAgain.html
15 Jul 09 A reasonable enough portrayal of the Afghan war, athough the associated
videos do show an interesting demonstration of the area's cross-
cultural mores (which ain't bad for the Grauniad) -
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/video/2009/feb/13/us-military-afghanistan-outpost
23 Jul 09 A case that shows the changing environment in which we must fight -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/changingWar.html
27 Jul 09 Well, it is 'illegal' - and as such belongs on the Politics board -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/foxhounds.html
08 Aug 09 How to fight in the media age (in the West anyway) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/warOnSomething.html
14 Aug 09 The Geneva Convention today? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/extractsFromGeneva.html
12 Sep 09 I'm not really very sure where this one has originated from....
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/onAfghanistan.html
13 Sep 09 Going backwards really - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/class.html
19 Sep 09 Different aims, different targets - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/targetted.html
21 Sep 09 One day - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/marches.html
28 Sep 09 Not really sure that this should be in the politics foldery (needs volume) - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theVDV.html
01 Oct 09 When things need to get done properly - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theSwissModel.html
07 Oct 09 The problem here is going to be the Commander-in-Chief of the British Army -
and the regiments don't serve the U.K's politicians, do they?
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theEUArmy.html
15 Oct 09 Ending things - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/indeterminate.html
18 Oct 09 Give 'em book to read - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theBox.html
31 Oct 09 And a politician wrote this on the Taliban? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/taliban.html
07 Nov 09 We need to look at this in a relative sense - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/NOCIVILIANS.html
09 Nov 09 The European path - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/culturalMarxism.html
18 Nov 09 An interesting quote I found I found to the EU - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/duty.html
23 Nov 09 No, we haven't heard of her in England either - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/quiEstElle.html
13 Dec 09 Predictions (which used to utopian) - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/control.html
16 Dec 09 A war of words, really - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/backlash.html
16 Dec 09 A lighter topic to some - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/treasureHunt.html
03 Jan 10 Pakistan again - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/marwat.html
17 Jan 10 An alternative view - http://english.pravda.ru/science/health/11-12-2009/111056-aids-0
09 Feb 10 No vision? Really? - http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/0,1518,676784-3,00.html
24 Feb 10 Tee hee hee (as they say in Belgium) - http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/8535121.stm
01 Mar 10 To the Members of the Party (from Comrade Peter) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/soap.html
20 Mar 10 Philistine ignorance? Laborum dulce lenimen et literae humaniores memoriarum….
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/commercialDegrees.html
01 Apr 10 Not a joke - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/moscowAttacks.html
03 Apr 10 La guerre éternelle - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/unendingBattles.html
09 May 10 I've rewritten this particular page (to say farewell to a democrat of some proportion) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/sorrow.html
27 Jun 10 The rotten end of the Hindu Kush - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/ethnoWarriors.html
28 Jun 10 The reason General McChrystal left - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/reassessment.html
11 Jul 10 'More of them need to die before the fighting and intimidation stops' -
http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2010/07/_musa_qala_district.php
29 Jul 10 A reasonable analysis of the Wikileaks issue - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/dirtyLinen.html
04 Aug 10 Negotiating with foreigners (volume and a smile required) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/protocol.html
19 Aug 10 The scout-in-chief - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/aMix.html
25 Aug 10 The Arab street - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/arabPublic.html
27 Aug 10 The strategic aim - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/stalkingTrident.html
20 Sept 10 Not that silly season ever really went away -
http://www.spiegel.de/international/zeitgeist/0,1518,717589,00.html
24 Sept 10 More Troubles - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/irishFertiliser.html
29 Sept 10 Not from the desert - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/deutscheFüchse.html
04 Oct 10 A different Foreign Legion - http://www.gwumc.edu/hspi/policy/report_foreignfighters501.pdf
14 Oct 10 Please see some of the site's other files on these matters -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/developingTheatre.html
26 Oct 10 A better understanding of certain military actions -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theJustification.html
30 Nov 10 Depreciation is often subcutaneous - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/wikiDamage.html
03 Dec 10 You have to get your humour where you can these days -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/wikidioms.html
04 Dec 10 A nice adulation - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/bagramSurprise.html
05 Dec 10 A slightly sillier look at the hereditary Presidency -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/hill.html
16 Dec 10 Take cover - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/unthinkable.html
05 Jan 11 But where's Willis? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/strokes.html
15 Jan 11 Sometimes humorous - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/aBitOdd.html
31 Jan 11 Yes, I know 'anglais' has, or have, no capital -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/jeParleAnglaisUnPeu.html
14 Feb 11 A lack of explanations - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/aegyptoPopularis.html
01 Mar 11 Shouldn't really be on this board - http://www.atherden.com/Popular/southernCentral.html
07 Mar 11 I wish they'd just let them get on with it -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/libyanDebacle.html
21 Mar 11 Another kind anyway - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/anotherRevolution.html
07 Apr 11 The Collective has spoken - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theCollective.html
11 Apr 11 No solution except to smile - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/rocketingGaza.html
24 Apr 11
Some photographs of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment in Afghanistan -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/inPaktika.html
24 May 11 With not much else happening in public -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/politicalBlarney.html
24 May 11 It's me gettin' down with the masses (an' their kids) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/presidentialHighFive.html
10 Jun 11 Some service - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/lordHighAdmiral.html
07 Aug 11 Not not working - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/looming.html
08 Aug 11 The launch of something new - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/2012.html
11 Aug 11 A political statement on the London riots by no less than Ringo:
http://www.atherden.com/Popular/redKen.html
18 Aug 11 For "rebel" forces read "rabble" - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/springAgain.html
04 Sep 11 Churchill's view of something today - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/riverWar.html
11 Sep 11 Not as funny as the title suggests - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/blairHumour.html
26 Sep 11 Someone else doesn’t think very much of socialism....
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/manifesto.html
04 Oct 11 It's a possible E.U. anthem - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/europeanAnthem.html
08 Nov 11 Some dictators have tried, and failed - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/goodbye-ee.html
24 Dec 11 Claiming Christmas - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/merryZwanza.html
16 Jan 12 No goosestepping or addictions to cheese please -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/citizensOfEurope.html
17 Jan 12 A legacy for the 2008-2012 administration - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/doctoralFees.html
15 Feb 12 The occupation of Malibu - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/calinisation.html
03 Mar 12 Volume required for the news - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/veryVagueActions.html
12 Mar 12 Not planned, just necessary -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theCounterCounterRevolution.html
29 Mar 12 What goes around, comes around - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/quiMalYFait.html
09 Apr 12 Not really politics.... but.... http://www.atherden.com/Politics/prescriptions.html
27 Apr 12 Seemingly motives murky - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/murkyMotives.html
28 Apr 12 Google on the Politics menu? Pourquoi? Cherchez n'est pas ici, s’il vous plaît....
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/antitrust.html
29 Apr 12 Insoluble Argentines - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/eyeFalklands.html
12 May 12 A musical accompaniment to the campaign season....
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/conference.html
05 Jun 12 2-i-C gone - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/bootsFlying.html
23 Sep 12 With the dearth of anything rational in the opinion polls or on policies -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/aveObama.html
21 Oct 12 Culpability - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/nürnbergII.html
01 Nov 12 And in lieu of the next exciting opinion poll -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theSpiritofLawsVIII.html
05 Nov 12 And quite pertinent to today - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theSpiritofLawsXXIV.html
07 Nov 12 Just following others - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/valete.html
19 Nov 12 Predicative or egotistical - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/mosiah.html
09 Dec 12 L

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A fitting enough tribute.
only the last twenty years have been tragic -
http://www.atherden.com/html/21December2012.html
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14 Feb 13 Some sources are better than those of the court. And in this case that's quite ironic -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/comradeObama.html
18 Feb 13 A very good day - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/shateri.html
06 Mar 13 Only the artillery means has changed - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/formless.html
26 Apr 13 Just wait until Blair kicks the bucket - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/thatcherEye.html
16 May 13 Not quite forgettable - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/trialsTrails.html
10 Jun 13 Difficulties in Russia - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/errantMonks.html
30 Jun 13 And to celebrate gay marriage outside of Russia we go to Soho (London) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/gnomania.html
26 Aug 13 It's not a threat, it's an escalation - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/anotherTrojan.html
02 Sep 13 With the news being suspiciously bland -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/iranianCyberwarfare.html
06 Nov 13 Can eiii carry yor baaag for you, meester? - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/cloak.html
27 Nov 13 Someone that understands how to read the Middle-east properly -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/panPaxAmericana.html
05 Dec 13 Your Brother is watching - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/surveillance.html
16 Dec 13 An assurance of insurance! - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/affordable.html
14 Mar 14 We've always taken our chains away with us -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/theChainsRemain.html
25 Mar 14 The G8 that wasn't - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/putinG7.html
16 Apr 14 The end of an another era - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/abBrevitas.html
30 May 14 The latest military analogy from Mohammed - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/whiterShade.html
24 Jun 14 Who pays the piper calls the tune - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/corporateLeader.html
08 Jul 14 Possibly a good quote by Voltaire? But a good quote anyway -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/whoRules.html
09 Sep 14 Should really be in the Words menu - except that that's how it really works -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/politicalInstruments.html
14 Oct 14 A quote from Chou en Lai - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/revolutionaryFrancoChina.html
16 Oct 14 The purposefully commentless revolutionary students -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/NUS.html
31 Oct 14 The sexual oppression of the early 70's - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/liberation.html
12 Jan 15 A repressionless stand is all we have - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/charlieHebdo.html
Mais vive la liberté tel qu'il est pour l'instant ....
09 Feb 15 When you need a campaign song - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/loveHillary.html
06 Apr 15 It certainly can't go in the History folder - http://www.atherden.com/Russia/hammertime.html
14 Apr 15 On dealing with recalcitrant nations - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/henryIVPartII.html
29 Apr 15 A resurgence of the 20th Century doctrines - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/post-ColdWar.html
04 May 15 One has to manage one's baggage sufficiently when campaigning. If there's too much, one
one can abandon it -
http://www.atherden.com/2016/campaigns.html
16 May 15 Hegel's notes on unity - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/realisation.html
21 May 15 And fairies are demanding equal marriage rights - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/cakes.html
01 Jun 15 Not before time - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/caireneEnlightenment.html
12 Jun 15 Operational reportage, or not - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/reputationsLost.html
22 Jul 15 Probably better to call it something 'tribal' - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/whatIsISIS.html
11 Aug 15 A 'cheaper' alternative - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/hiroshima.html
16 Oct 15 A return to the equidistant balances we used to have would be nice -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/provingGround.html
04 Dec 15 The forthcoming totalitarian joys we were taught about in the Fifties and Sixties?
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/komissarCorbyn.html
15 Dec 15 Not exactly a tourist resort in places - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/stakeknife.html
04 Jan 16 A Mid-seasonal War - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/polishNATO.html
21 Jan 16 Not a Cozy enthem - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/post-Immigration.html
14 Jul 16 Forage caps on deck - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/emptyOfVessels.html
04 Oct 16 Against the 21st Century doctrine of 'unity' - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/independence.html
29 Oct 16 Not particularly democratic -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/presidentialRhythm.html
and something of a competing chat show really.
22 Dec 16 Still very Christmassy - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/marketingMigrants.html
17 Feb 17 Courtesy of the Swiss intelligence service -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/securitySovereignty.html
13 Apr 17 The masses applaud the death of the Fourth Reich from Plymouth to Carlisle -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/ticketyBoo.html
22 May 17 Saying what you like since the early 18th Century -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/generouslyVaguePropositions.html
12 Jun 17 Paying a lot closer attention to detail (volume required) -
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/regimentedIntelligence.html
27 Jun 17 Ahh-harrr there, yor Maj - http://www.atherden.com/Politics/dupQueenElizabeth.html
30 Jun 17 But was Baltimora being considered for Secretary-of-State?
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/aCorporateTheme.html
31 Jul 17 Is there still a Fleet Air Arm?
http://www.atherden.com/Politics/hmsMarineCorps.html
woka woka say the Pongos, but the Crabs are still very easily impressed!
     

 

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