RSS WPF Blog: Reinventing Peace

  • Arms employment hits some turbulence
    “But the jobs!” – the go-to cry for many people in response to objections to the activities of the arms industry. The popular myth that the arms trade is a crucial source of jobs and prosperity is regularly trotted out to defend arms sales to dictatorships and countries at war, such as the continuous […]
    Sam Perlo-Freeman
  • “Inside These War Zones, Everyone is Talking About Money”
    Is there an Islamic path to state-building? Historically, Islam has provided many of the tools needed by rulers looking to institutionalize their authority: a lawbook that extends to regulating commerce and diplomacy, a shared language, and an international cadre of trained jurists and administrators.
    Alex DeWaal