The Jasmine Revolution: The ontology between Geert Wilders, Arend Lijphart and Intellectual Myopia (VIDEO)

Abstract This essay focuses on the role of political barometers that measure political attitudes on the Arab, Latin, African and Asian continent, rather its predictive value for the course of democracy under the umbrella of Islam. This essay theorizes that support for democracy in the Arab countries does not preclude Islam, because Islam in and [...]

That attack on Mexican ambassador

The foul-tasting aspects of the Nigerian society affect foreigners living within and even diplomats who should be enjoying immunity are not exempted. On Friday night, the ambassador of Mexico to Nigeria was said to have been attacked by some mobs near his house because of some traffic issues and his car was damaged in the [...]

The vulnerabilities of democracy

Introduction This essay hypothesizes that democracy is confounded on a peculiar principle: ‘once democracy is destroyed it never fully recovers’. This rather austere and irreversible principle is rooted in the empirics, more precise, on the impact of conflict and violence on society. This essay postulates that conflict hinges on three specific criteria, rather, the existence [...]

Sex slavery continues in Europe in spite of progressive attitudes

International human trafficking, especially sex-slavery, appears to continue unabated despite law enforcement operations, government studies and even politically-correctness. There are several scholars and organizations in the United States who have advocated the legalization of prostitution in order to remove the crime from the sex trade. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Tip on [...]

Heroism the Dutch way results in three man caught by the Libyans

Hr Ms Tromp In the Netherlands there’s much to do about three missing naval personnel. They were on board the fregat Tromp near the coast of Libya and got the assignment to evacuate two people, one of them Dutch, from the city of Sirte. They went there with the Lynx helicopter that was on board [...]

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