A club of old colonialists, of decreasing relevance but still capable of causing enormous economic and ecological damage (and of starting wars): that, according to the director of a leading charity, is what the G8 is
MDG progress shows the power of global goals and a shared purpose. Leaders will be held to this high standard.
What are the grounds for intervening in other countries’ affairs? There are none for military actions by external actors, argues one distinguished commentator and editor. Liberal interventionism is really all about Western self-interest. On the contrary, argues a leading proponent of intervention.