In 2012, a 15 year old was arrested for taking part in a protest against the government – a result of the Arab Spring in 2011. The oppressive Saudi Kingdom has held him captive since, and after much brutal treatment at their hands, he was recently scheduled to be executed. Allegedly, he was beaten until… Read More Saudi Arabia set to Behead Teen for Engaging in Protest – Once Again, the West Remains Silent
While the United States’ campaigns in the Middle East have done more harm than good – this one in Syria could have much worse implications In a previous article, I covered the costs that could result in France intervening in Syria. Of course, now Britain has opted to join France and the United States in bombing… Read More The “War on Terror” is Not Only a Fallacy, it is Potentially Dangerous for the World
In a very alarming and provocative move, Turkey has shot down a Russian war plane in Syria, in the north-west region near Latakia. A Russian SU-24, flying 6000 meters in altitude, was struck down by a Turk F-16. One of the two pilots was announced dead, while the circumstances of the other is yet… Read More Turkey shoots down a Russian War Plane – what could this mean?
A few months ago now, I read up on a revolutionary proposal, and have spend some time pondering over it since then. It was initially proposed in September 2013 in Switzerland, and a referendum was actually triggered over it. The vision was to deliver a Basic Universal Income to all members of the public living in… Read More Why a Basic Universal Income would be a huge step forward for society