politics

YoungDiplomats gives you the best quotes on politics ! Politics is a complicated thing. Nevertheless, some people are pretty good at finding the exact word to sum up a specific aspect of politics… Just because you do not take an ...

A single world government is the notion of a common political authority for all, it is a political entity that is supposed to develop, interpret and apply international law. However, no country has yet submitted a formal plan to create ...

Over the past centuries Western societies have believed in a myth. From France to Russia, religion has been veiled by ideology. Nevertheless, these ideologies look like religion by many aspects. The purpose of this article will focus on the closeness ...

Tim Marshall in his book,’ Prisoners of Geography’ writes that in case, Kashmir becomes part of Pakistan, it would deny India opportunities and strengthen foreign policy options for Pakistan. Pakistan’s water insecurity issues would also be resolved. Originating from Himalayan ...

On January the 10th 2019 Cambridge Analytica pleaded guilty to using Facebook to collect the private details of 87 million users and strategically targeting them with political ads which helped Trump to victory similarly to the Brexit case. It is ...

AT LOGGERHEADS: LEGALITY VS LEGITIMACY The post-electoral crisis in Zimbabwe is far from over. The debate between law and politics has engulfed the post election period in the country. Legality or legitimacy is the bone of contention between President Mnangagwa ...

From trying to stop plain packaging on cigarettes to pushing through HS2 and opening the countryside to fracking, big business employs lobbying companies to persuade government to meet their interests. But what are the tricks of their trade? What does ...

Pink tide is an important phenomena in South America. By the end of the 1990s, South America was desperate for change...

Brazil’s economy is far from efficient and productive. A few months ago, Santander analyst Luciano Sobral (@drunkeynesian on Twitter) published a chart showing the evolution of Brazil’s GDP over time, alongside significant ruptures of the political order. One thing stood out: ...

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines paradox as “one (such as a person, situation, or action) having seemingly contradictory qualities or phases”, which is exactly the situation that Colombia is currently going through. The past 7 of august, Ivan Duque, the new ...