IMAGINEERING Houses Amid Climate Change Challenges Home & Abroad (Pics, Videos)

The Pakistan floods 2022 have woken the world up (including me) to the country’s acute climate…

WATCH Some ‘Floating’ Ideas: A Hospital in Pakistan, A City in the Pacific, Iqbal Solar Park, Water From Ocean, Etc.

Curated by Irshad Salim (2020~) Honorary contributors to DesPardes: Ajaz Ahmed, Ammar Jafri, Anwar Abbas, Arif…

COMMENT: ‘International Relations Theory Suggests Great-Power War Is Coming’

According to IR textbooks, the United States, Russia, and China are on a collision course, writes…

Anywhere But Here: Where Did the Pandemic Start?

Jon Cohen in Science: When Alice Hughes downloaded a preprint from the server Research Square in September…

CONVERSATION: Western Hegemony is Nearing its End

UPDATED: The French President’s recent internal speech “foretells the future events that are likely to take…

COVID-19: Ye Hai Covid Meri Jan (Videos)

Select COVID-19 WhatsAppshares curated by Irshad Salim (Aug. 21, 2022)

Toward Understanding New World Order, as the World Turns

Illustrations By Irshad Salim (May 2021 – Aug 2022):

The World Is Seeing How the Dollar Really Works

Adam Tooze in Foreign Policy: 2022 has been a year of dollar power—power that manifests itself…

To escape the imperial legacies of the IMF and World Bank, we need a radical new vision for global economic governance

Cooperation Without Domination Jamie Martin in the Boston Review Class & Inequality: By the end of…

Nuclear Strategy and Ending the War in Ukraine

Oscar Arias and Jonathan Granoff in The Hill: The world is as close to the nuclear…