Be gathered to your fathers V.S. Naipaul. Your honesty is much in need today.

Forthcoming Talk: "The Case for Colonialism", Texas Tech University, November 27, 2018

NEW: "Contributions of Western Colonialism to Human Flourishing: A Summary of Research" Version 1.0, Available here and here

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Global Democracy and Democratization

Political Legitimacy

The Case for Colonialism

Politics of China and Asia

Energy, Environment, and Development

Conflict, Security, and Rising Powers