About this blog
Welcome to my blog - I'm Charles Reed and I advise the Church of England on foreign policy issues.
This blog covers a variety of topics from US foreign policy to European politics and the Middle East - and whatever else happens to be in the news or catch my attention.
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Tag Archives: Reinhold Niebuhr
Later next month the US electorate goes to the polls to vote in the Presidential elections. With high unemployment and anaemic economic growth foreign policy is unlikely to be a major influencing factor in the way Americans vote. For the … Continue reading
The meeting today of the European Council kicks of yet another round of European Summitry to resolve the structural ills affecting the Eurozone. Europe’s inability over the last two years to take the necessary corrective steps bodes ill both for the … Continue reading
Fresh from his visit to the Far East David Cameron last night gave the Prime Minister’s annual foreign policy speech at the Lord Mayor’s banquet in London. Central to his speech was the claim that British’s position in the world, … Continue reading