Cost Of Citizenship
The social contract, the ultimate reason we all pay taxes. It is the agreement between you and the government that…
Justifiable Warmth: The Politics Of Charitableness
Imagine you are walking along your local high street and a ‘homeless’ person asks you if you have any change. You…
Telling the Truth And Tolerating Each Other;
Perhaps what follows might seem like a rather cynical approach to 2012, or indeed any year, month or day. However I…
Frustration In Politics
The quest for a satisfactory outcome when it is clear that only a minimally frustrating outcome is possible is a symptom…
Our Dog is Getting On
Tuesday, the Wonder Dog, is ten years old, which makes her seventy, in dog years. So I worry about the impending inevitability,…
Gaddafi’s Last Hope May Have Been Shot Down
Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi, has been barely holding on to control of that nation for several months, despite wide…
World Politics Articles (250)
Whats In It For Me?
The economy of the US and many other area’s in the world is at a low. Often when strapped with hard times, its possible for some to reflect upon the finer things in life, things that money can’t buy: Having a family gathering, taking a trip to the river, fishing…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 18, 2011  
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Trump the Chump - From Business Hero to Groupon Bust
Not sure if you all heard the latest news, but Groupon has just announced that they are not going to allow The Donald to post Apprentice site ads on Groupon after a slew of customer complaints, and for a better word, an uprising. Who blames them.... Well, not Jerry Seinfield.…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Dec 28, 2011  
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The Ticks Of Politics
Our political arena could benefit with a massive research into finding a way to control its recent influx of tics. Two namely tics are; poli-tics and luni-tics, they're destroying our government and its professional operation that we used to be accustomed to. Some might blame this awful epidemic of tics…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 25, 2011  
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When Former Associates Attack: Not Just Palin Around Anymore
A former member of Sarah Palin’s staff and reportedly a close member of the inner circle is about to release a tell all book that has been called, by all accounts, controversial and scathing at best. That book, culled from a huge number of emails that were sent to and…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 24, 2011  
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Obama Bullying Speech- Obama Anti Bullying Campaign Helps Support Vitims Of Bullycide
Every so often, we hear on the news or know someone that is a victim of bullycide. Well, recently, President Obama did a bullying speech and now has created an anti bullying campaign in effort to help stop bullying. What is bullycide? Bullycide is basically someone who comits sucide in…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Mar 10, 2011  
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Could 9/11 Be An Inside Job
I know that, just think of the World Trade Center disaster in 2001, gives us an uneasy feeling of insecurity and vulnerability. This was the first time they were attacked on our soil. But what if it is not terrorists, caused by attacks? There are many theories out there as…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 06, 2011  
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Mubarak And Others Facing Charges: Will Justice Prevail for Egypt?
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarek, his wife Suzanne and their two sons as well as a business associate are likely to be facing a variety of charges including corruption as well as murder in the deaths of over eight hundred protesters. The Prosecutor General will likely seek the charges of…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 24, 2011  
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Birthplace Controversy
Birth certificates give us important information and help us to prove without a doubt our lineage, our full names, place of birth, our birth date. They also prove our parents names and can also include the signature of a witness. President Barrack Hussein Obama's place of birth has come into…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 11, 2011  
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Osama Bin Laden Dead
Clarence Darrow once said, "I have never killed anyone, but I have read some obituary notices with great satisfaction." I am writing an obituary for Osama bin Laden. Osama bin Laden is dead and while I was not involved with his death, I have experienced remorse that he was not…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 07, 2011  
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Gop And the Wall Street Protests
Boston Globe AP Article October 16, 2011 An interesting article published in the newspaper above had me chuckling. Mr. Axelrod one of President Obama's advisors stated in an interview on ABC's "This Week," "The GOP doesn't understand the Wall Street's protests show that American wants a fair shake". They Understand…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 16, 2011  
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Gaddafi’s Last Hope May Have Been Shot Down After Recent Summit
Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi, has been barely holding on to control of that nation for several months, despite wide spread calls for his removal. There had been some interludes toward Russia as the last hope for remaining in power. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has decried the NATO missions over Tripoli…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 28, 2011  
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Polls Show: Trump’s A Chump, Should Not Stump
Should Donald Trump actually make a serious bid for the Republican Presidential nomination, or not? Trump will make his announcement sometime in June, however, according to the most recent poll numbers, he won’t be taken seriously, even among those in his own party. The CNN/Opinion Research poll showed that while…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 09, 2011  
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Marie Osmond, The Media, and Postpartum
Are media stories about postpartum making you nuts? Marie Osmond and her Brother Donny are back singing together and they are all over the media of late. It reminds me when, about 12 years ago, when Marie Osmond came out with a story of her postpartum plight, which was the…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jun 01, 2011  
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The US Debt Crisis: Good News And Bad News
Well folks, the proverbial snowball is going to continue to keep rolling down the mountain. With the debt ceiling agreement deadline looming, it looks like the Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid along with Presient Barack Obama have finally caved, and have agreed, along with the Senate Republicans to raise the…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 01, 2011  
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Osama Bin Laden's $50 million dollar reward
Osama Bin Laden's $50 million dollar reward Now that Osama Bin Laden has been killed, what is going to happen to the $50 million dollar reward. Well, maybe nothing will happen with it. Jay Carney, a white House spokesman, said that no one took the proper steps to be eligible…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 10, 2011  
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Q&A With Charles Hendry
In May 2010 Charles Hendry was appointed as Minister of State for the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) and now presides over the biggest decisions that affect the renewable energy sector. Finn Langley talks to him about conflicting manifestos, coalition’s plans for renewable energy and his personal motivations.   …
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Sep 30, 2011  
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Entitlement Program
Entitlement Programs: At what point does the helping hand become an enabling hand? “If you give a man a fish, you will feed him for a day, if you teach a man how to fish you will feed him for a lifetime.” Working first hand in the legal field with…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 17, 2011  
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Family Feuds
You’ve got Credit. A Visa, a MasterCard, that Home Equity Line of Credit you’ve had for years. Obama has credit too. His is called the debt ceiling. You’ve got a perfect credit score of 800, although you know it doesn’t deserve to be that high The USA has a triple…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jul 27, 2011  
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Obama Debt Relief
The U.S. economy is still suffering in the recession. Job Losses are at an all time high in the last two years. Because of this, Americans are struggling more than ever. They are facing bankruptcy and foreclosure. As of now, the economy has still not fully recovered and we majorly…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 18, 2011  
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Distant, Not Alone! Inclusion Versus Exclusion
Ultimately, we are alone... Poppycock! This reduction of ourselves to creatures so unique that we become disassociated, isolated, independent, self-sufficient is nonsense.  Even in a wilderness, we are no more alone in this world than the mouse in the attic is alone just because its fellow-mice are in the basement.…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 11, 2011  
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Politically Correct Language And Politicians
People are often divided over the words and phrases we use every day and how much our language has evolved and changed. In recent years it is the rise in politically correct language that has evoked a range of emotions including fury, disbelief, amusement, boredom, depending on your point of…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Apr 28, 2011  
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Human Trafic
One of the main conditions of participation of A. Lukashenko in summit “Eastern Partnership” in Riga is the most worrying and discussed question in Europe – the discharge of all political prisoners in Belarus. Nowadays many of them are already discharged. 2010 elections` former presidential candidate Nikolay (Mikola) Statkevich is…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 18, 2015  
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Russian Billionaire to Challenge Vladimir Putin: Basketball Owner May Be Looking to Fill A New Role
Forbes magazine has listed him as the third richest man in Russia, the 32nd richest in the entire world. He is nearly seven feet tall, a martial arts enthusiast and owns an American basketball team. Now, Russian billionaire, Mikhail Prokhorov has announced that he is likely to run for the…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Dec 13, 2011  
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Hillary Clinton Has the Nomination In His Pocket
Republican candidate for US president will be nominated Ben Carson or black or Latino Marco Rubio - recognized in "Fakty after Fakty" Americanist, Dr. Thomas Płudowski and Marek Ostrowski from "Polityka". In turn, the Democrats, in their opinion, nominate Hillary Clinton. The closest US presidential elections will be held in…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Nov 06, 2015  
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Syria's Fractious Voices
Bashar and Asma al-Assad appear on fashionable people pages the world over: enjoying an art exhibit in Paris, or frequenting one of New York’s trendiest clubs. They’re slim, attractive and stylish, the envy of international wannabes the world over. Bashar al-Assad’s ascent to power after his father’s death was hailed…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Apr 09, 2012  
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Update US Military Doctrine to Maintain US Defense Capabilities
Just for 2013, the Department of Defense is going to sustain another year of military effort in Afghanistan with $88 billion dollars. At the same time, defense cuts for the same period is between $57 to $63 billion dollars. Since 2001 military effort in Afghanistan, these are just a few…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jan 29, 2013  
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Invisible People Of Syria
What happened to us? Why haven’t we learned? Isn’t there anything inside us telling right apart from wrong? Is humanity relative or absolute? The questions many rather ignore than answer. Or... if answered... will be a wall of excuses. It is truly sad to see in our era ignorance flowering…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Dec 21, 2013  
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A Principle to Discern the Ratio Of Political Success V Restrictionist Success
There are many people who work from the premise that Politics and Politicians are so corrupt that it is not worth bothering about either of them. I believe that this perception of them being corrupt is not quite accurate. I posit that it is not Politics and Politicians that are…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 18, 2011  
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Government Proposals for Liberating the Nhs- A Personal View
Andrew Lansley the Health Secretary has come in for a lot of stick from health professionals, unions, political opponents and some members of the public for his proposed changes of the NHS. Poor Lansley, he really is a poor communicator and has no idea how to sell his ideas. Along…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 21, 2011  
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Nuclear Agreement Great Success Or A Historical Mistake?
The world and Israel differ in their assessments of nuclear agreement with Iran. Six world powers concluded an agreement with Iran on the country has implemented its nuclear program. The essence of the agreement is determined to limit its uranium enrichment in exchange for the lifting of sanctions against Tehran.…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jul 15, 2015  
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