Profile of Gwynne Dyer

All articles of Gwynne Dyer

  • Recognizing Palestine

    In September of last year, Mahmoud Abbas, the long-overdue-for-an-election president of the Palestinian National Authority, was given permission ...

  • Ebola efforts: too little, too late

    And people who have been infected by Ebola cannot pass it on to others during the incubation period (between two and 21 days). Only when they ...

  • Hong Kong: Xi’s big choice

    The police are already using tear gas and pepper spray, and rubber bullets will be next. It’s not exactly Armageddon, but it’s the most serious ...

  • Imperfect Afghanistan

    President Hamid Karzai, who was given the job of running Afghanistan after the United States invaded in 2001 and subsequently won two deeply ...

  • Scotland stays

    And lo! It came to pass just as the Kurdistan Times predicted. The silver-tongued colonialists lured the Scots into voting No, and by a fairly ...

  • Scottish referendum

    First, David Cameron may cease to be the leader of the Conservative Party and the prime minister of the United Kingdom. He would be removed by ...

  • Italy swamped with asylum-seekers

    This time it’s different. It’s the name of the operation the Italian navy is running to save asylum seekers from drowning on the dangerous voyage ...

  • The Gaza war: nobody wins

    He was describing the Caucus Race, but it sounds quite a lot like the Gaza war, doesn’t it? What’s different is that at the end of the Caucus ...

  • Ebola: the economics of infection

    It could get much worse. If Ebola successfully made the jump to a more prosperous, densely populated country like Nigeria, whose citizens travel ...

  • Who needs feminism?

    Based on that definition, the current viral rant about cats and girls not needing feminism and the subsequent backlash to counter that position ...