Archives for September, 2013

NHS gagging orders will continue to cause needless deaths.

NHS gagging orders will continue to cause needless deaths. Raj Persaud and Peter Bruggen It has been reported that the General Medical Council closed cases against four senior doctors who held management positions at Stafford Hospital, while neglect and abuse occurred. These physicians face no further action from the GMC, and appear to have suffered […]

What happened to the US Army’s chemical weapons? Raj Persaud and Peter Bruggen

What happened to the US Army’s chemical weapons?   Raj Persaud and Peter Bruggen   Karen Winzoski, Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the National University of Singapore, has published a study which reveals what really happened to the USA’s own chemical weapons. Her analysis – ‘Opting out of the Iron Triangle, […]

Did Bollywood write the script for the Indian economic miracle? Raj Persaud

Did Bollywood write the script for the Indian economic miracle?   Raj Persaud   Exactly why did India’s economic miracle occur? Could the answer lie in hit Bollywood films? An academic from the USA has recently published a study which statistically analysed the most popular films in India each year since 1955, and found that […]

Psychologists find female success is bad for romantic relationships – does this explain the ‘Academy Awards Oscar Love Curse’? Raj Persaud and Peter Bruggen

Psychologists find female success is bad for romantic relationships – does this explain the ‘Academy Awards Oscar Love Curse’? Raj Persaud and Peter Bruggen Your romantic partner experiences a huge success; a big pay rise or their first novel is accepted for publication – how does that make you feel? If you are a man, […]