Deepak Tripathi

Deepak Tripathi is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland. His works can be found at: and he can be reached at

A Bloody Hot Summer in Gaza: Parallels With Sharpeville, Soweto and Jallianwala Bagh

Sex, Lies and Incompetence: Britain’s Ruling Establishment in Crisis 

A Dis-United Kingdom: Brexit and Theresa May’s Pyrrhic Victory

Theresa May: Walking the Kingdom Down a Dark Alley

Britain in the Doldrums After the Brexit Vote

The United States, Britain and the European Union

Saffronisation of India

ISIS on the Rampage

The Vilification of Muslims

Leaving Behind a Weak and Vulnerable Government in Kabul

Squeezing the Poor to Help the Rich

The Mutations of Barack Obama’s Foreign Policy

The Perils of Dead Certainty

Mandela, Manning and Snowden

Obama’s Middle East Grand Strategy

Egypt’s ‘Democratic’ Coup

Obama’s Faltering Legacy

Iran and the Outside World

America’s Syrian Riddle

What Thatcher Wrought

Cyprus and the Eurozone Crisis

War, Seduction and the Dilemmas of a Bygone Empire

The “Long War” Rhetoric is Back

India and Its Moral Crisis

Violence and the American Mind