After a long break new posts will be added in the coming days. Thank you for continueing to check out The WIDER View despite a long quiet period.

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Why are the political, financial and MSM establishments lashing out so much following results in 2016?

The fundamental reason for the overtly biased approach to Brexit, Trump, Syria and Russia by Western politicians and MSM news outlets is that such results threaten the progress of the world order set out by the political establishment years ago. Although parties differ (for example Democrats & Republicans, Conservatives & Labour, Les R├ępublicains & Parti…Read more Why are the political, financial and MSM establishments lashing out so much following results in 2016?

IS will continue to commit and inspire attacks at a frequent pace in the West, it is inevitable

IS have the West positioned in a catch 22 situation and looking to turn the screw. Attacks committed by IS members or those inspired by it have increased in frequency over the last two years with a tangible goal in mind. A goal that can be achieved by using the Wests very own political and…Read more IS will continue to commit and inspire attacks at a frequent pace in the West, it is inevitable

Attitudes are shifting among Western populations toward the establishment elite

Liberal and left sentiment has held a dominant influence in politics and main stream media for many years in the West but this post will focus on the UK over last 15 years in particular and the decisions made by the political and the financial establishments. Although it focuses on the UK, much of the…Read more Attitudes are shifting among Western populations toward the establishment elite