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Gwynne Dyer

How Obama's bin Laden win can get the U.S. out of Afghanistan more

May 12, 2011 12:00 AM News

The decade was bookended by financial ruin in the U.S. more

Dec 28, 2009 7:18 AM News

The Copenhagen talks on climate change are going badly, which doubtless pleases the federal government. It thinks a weak agreement or none at all will serve Canada's economic interests better. It is wrong.[rssbreak] more

Dec 16, 2009 12:00 AM News

Copenhagen is turning into exactly the sort of shambles everybody feared it would be.[rssbreak] more

Dec 9, 2009 12:00 AM News

Is Afghanistan really a base for terrorists? more

Dec 1, 2009 12:00 AM News

The window of opportunity actually slammed shut in 2004, when Greek-Cypriot voters overwhelmingly rejected a United Nations plan to reunite the divided island of Cyprus. [rssbreak] more

Nov 24, 2009 12:00 AM News

Earlier this year, the Pentagon committed $50 million to a study investigating why the suicide rate in the military is rising: it used to be below the suicide rate in comparable civilian groups, but now it's four times higher.[rssbreak] more

Nov 10, 2009 12:00 AM News

There must be a better way to rig an election.[rssbreak] more

Nov 3, 2009 12:00 AM News

My youngest daughter is seventeen, so she will have lived most of her life before the worst of the warming hits. But her later years will not be easy, and her kids will have it very hard from the start. As for their kids, I just don't know.[rs... more

Oct 6, 2009 12:00 AM News

Early next week two German-owned container ships will arrive in Rotterdam from Vladivostok in the Russian Far East, having taken only one month to make the voyage. [rssbreak] more

Sep 16, 2009 3:16 AM News

Some years ago, a political science professor at a Japanese university told me that he reckoned you could fit everybody who counted in Japan into one room.[rssbreak] more

Sep 1, 2009 12:00 AM News

Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi was an intelligence agent. Since he worked for the Libyan government, he probably did some bad things. But he probably did not do the specific bad thing for which he was sentenced to 27 years in prison in Scotland.[rssbreak] more

Aug 27, 2009 12:00 AM News

"They have the watches, but we have the time," say the Taliban commanders in Afghanistan, and it's perfectly true. The election on 20 August is not going to change that.[rssbreak] more

Aug 19, 2009 1:20 AM News

Will charging for online news save dailies? more

Aug 12, 2009 12:30 PM News

G8 carbon targets – the best a realist could hope for more

Jul 13, 2009 3:58 AM News

US, Russia, Britain, France and China have all faltered with the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty more

Jul 8, 2009 10:34 AM News

It is 42 years since homosexual acts were legalised in Britain. A Labour government did that, of course, but now even the Conservatives have jumped on the bandwagon. The current Conservative leader, David Cameron, who will almost certainly be prim... more

Jul 7, 2009 12:00 AM News

Coming 42 years after the British legalized homosexual acts, India follows suit more

Jul 6, 2009 12:13 AM News

The rules for street demos are different in Iran. more

Jun 16, 2009 12:59 PM News

It was a good speech by any measure, and it will go some way towards lessening the mistrust of the world's Muslims towards the United States. But when it comes to the core issue that has put Americans and Arabs on different sides of the fence over... more

Jun 10, 2009 11:01 AM News

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