Tobias Thiel


Tobias Thiel is a doctoral candidate in international history at the London School of Economics and Politics.

Articles by this Author
The Middle East Despot's 13-Point Guide to Longevity and Prosperity

Only a few dictators are blessed with a security apparatus powerful enough to suppress any and all challenges to their rule. The wretched remainder have to turn to Machiavelli’s Il Principe -- a handy companion for political...

Yemen's Imposed Federal Boundaries

With the war in Yemen well past its hundredth day, confusion persists as to the underlying causes of the conflict. Far from a sectarian proxy war between Shafi...