Welcome to Gwynne Dyer's Website

Welcome to the site of author Gwynne Dyer.

Gwynne Dyer is an historian and independent journalist, has published several books and has had his articles widely syndicated for many years. He is also available for university and corporate speaking engagements.

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To date, this site contains
2,180 articles containing 1,959,766 total words!

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Recent Articles

Middle East: A Bigger War?

8 April 2024 Middle East: A Bigger War? What should you do when your government assures you that everything is under control and says there is no need to buy generators, stock up on food and withdraw money from the bank? You should immediately get your money out of the

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Russia: The Really Dangerous Ones Are Sane

3 April 2024 Russia: The Really Dangerous Ones Are Sane By Gwynne Dyer There are plenty of crazies in Russian politics who make bizarre claims about their country’s victim status (“the evil West made us do it”) and issue blood-curdling but implausible threats about using nuclear weapons on their enemies.

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Senegal: Last Country Standing

2 April 2024 Senegal: Last Country Standing by Gwynne Dyer The crisis in Senegal, the one country in West Africa that has never had a military coup, has passed. Few people outside Africa were paying close attention, but I’m sure you will be pleased to know that democracy has survived.

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Climate: The Anomaly

27 March 2024 Climate: The Anomaly By Gwynne Dyer It was bound to happen some time, and the time could well be now. We know that when there was strong warming on our planet (like at the end of the last Ice Age around 11,000 years ago), there were sudden

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Three Famines

24 March 2024 Three Famines By Gwynne Dyer There are three incipient famines in the world today, and politics is at the root of all of them. That’s not unusual, actually: famines are almost always political events. My family is descended from the Catholic Irish diaspora, and when I was

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Non-White Britain

20 March 2024 Non-White Britain By Gwynne Dyer Nobody planned it, hardly anybody realised it was happening, and suddenly there it was: done. In the space of less than two years, the entire senior leadership of Great Britain has become non-white. I’m choosing my words carefully here, because the country

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