All modern governmental systems are built on social contract. Social contract means intellectual thought or attempt to explain the relation between individual and government, the idea which has inspired a vast amount of writings throughout the...―
As the interminable Republican nominating contest draws to its inevitable close, they could be forgiven for not thinking too far ahead of themselves in this most important of election years. Yet, if they were to take some fairly basic assumptions,...―
A Presidential race has the tedious tendency to develop into a lengthy and uninspiring event. I felt the buzz when John Kerry challenged George W. Bush for the Presidency in 2004 and who can forget the closest of Presidential races in 2000, when ...―
This week saw George Galloway sweep to victory in Bradford West with just over 50% of the overall vote, instigating the “Bradford Spring” as he called it, displaying the kind of pomp that has served him so well in politics for all these years....―
In the run-up to this year’s Presidential election it has become the norm amongst many in the media and further afield to compare Barack Obama to a wide variety of former Presidents. His detractors in the Republican Party, in the media and amongst...―
Many in Europe are amazed at the vitality of religion in the United States. They are amazed not just at the levels of participation, but the role many of these religions play in the civil discourse in the United States itself on a day to day ...―
Today’s developments that Peter Cruddas was essentially caught allegedly trying to wheedle money from wealthy foreigners (in certain cases banned under British Electoral Law) is going to do the image of Politics and the ruling Conservative Party ...―
A Muslim extremist in Belgium torched a mosque in the capital city of Brussels because the sect of Shiite is not in accordance with his own extreme Wahabbi beliefs. The man whose name has yet to be revealed has only mentioned that he is a “Muslim”...―
Again Israel has lit the fuse for another possible combustible conflict in Gaza after it launched air raids last Friday. Going on for nigh on four consecutive days, the bombing campaign from the Israelis perspective has been met with “success” ...―
The 29th president, Calvin Coolidge, famously said that “The business of America is business”. At its simplest the GOP has two wings, pragmatic wing that is pro-business, and the values wing that places limits on people’s actions. So it is no...―
Many people, conservatives included, view economics as separate from society. For most, it is simply not a matter of interest. This, of course, is testament to the power of the market, which often works so well that it is noticeable only when it ...―
Recently, the discussion of opera came my way and I found that as attractive a proposition as it seemed there was an inherent constraint holding me back from being remotely interested in it. As a man more accustomed to the format of Match of the ...―
I think I buy a striped top every year, it means Summer to me. This one with elbow pads ...
Shirt: UniqloTrousers: ZaraShoes: Topshop ∙ Waaaaah, baggy knees. GO AWAY. ...
Yahoo! announced that it has acquired Tumblr for $1.1billion today. According to Tumblr's ...