In order to control, these regimes tend to use fear. Generally, they create a culture of fear where people become afraid of speaking up. This leads to less people speaking out or complaining about anything. The environment of fear is amplified or bolstered when people who do speak out are punished in one way or another.
Maybe third world debt should be renounced by the countries that carry it. This is fair and practical.
This article is a psychological, spiritual, philosophical and political discourse on the nature of evil. The unique perspective of the author and his writing style compel the reader to follow the logic of the author to his conclusion, which is a fascinating new idea.
The colors of a flag are more than pretty decoration. They are often meaningful symbolism.
“Democracy” is not the rule of the people. It is government by periodically vetted representatives of the people.
Populism. John Edwards campaign is considered by many to have populist themes; lifting up the working class, fighting for the middle class, healthcare for everyone and eliminating poverty. These are concepts that we should embrace.
Poet, musicain, radical, John Sinclair talks about the state of he nation and his friend John Lennon who helped get him out of prison.
Internet can help people gain political power
European intellectuals yearned for the mutually exclusive: an America contained and a regime-changed Iraq. The Chinese are more pragmatic – though, bound by what is left of their Marxism, they still ascribe American behavior to the irreconcilable contradictions inherent in capitalism.
Mira Markovic is an “Honorary Academic” of the Russian Academy of Science. It cost a lot of money to obtain this title and the Serb multi-billionnaire Karic was only too glad to cough it up.
“Knowledge is Power” goes the old German adage. But power, as any schoolboy knows, always has negative and positive sides to it.
Dubai and UAE’s rising expatriate population is generating much concern these days. The administration requires looking at it very seriously before things got too complicated to be resolved.