Freedom is a complicated word, it's been used time and time again to represent various things. It also means different things for different people. But almost all democracies across the world protect and guarantee eight types of freedoms. These freedoms are essential for human existence and are inalienable and indivisible in nature, meaning they can… Continue reading Know your Freedoms.
The US elections QUIZ! The US elections are a week away and we wanted to get you all excited with a small quiz! 1 point for each correct answer! Let's see how well you do! (Answers given below) A US President can serve how many terms?Joe Biden belongs to which party?Who is President Trump's Running… Continue reading The US Elections QUIZ!
We live in times of trouble and hatred. It is more important for us to really understand the essence and spirit of various religious texts, only then would it be possible for us to defeat the differences that have come up across the world. I have selected a list of scriptures and readings from various… Continue reading Religious scriptures for troubled times.
The UN works for all of us. This article is written in honour of the United Nations Day 2020, celebrating 75 years of the United Nations The United Nations was founded 75 years ago after the deadly second world war which ravaged the entire world. The UN today is facing enormous scrutiny from various corners,… Continue reading The UN works for all of us.
Are these statements true or false? Democratic governments are elected by the people Democracy works only in Western CountriesFundamental Rights are protected in a Democracy Democracy focuses on Rule of LawDemocracies do not have elections There can only be 2 parties in a Democracy Democracy enables all groups in a country to get equal opportunitiesDemocracy needs a free press… Continue reading How well do you know Democracy?
History helps us understand many things, contemporary world politics for example can be understood when we look at various events that have happened over the years. This list however is not comprehensive but will give you an understanding of the changing dynamics of the world's balance of power and the conflicts that have come up… Continue reading HISTORICAL EVENTS WHICH CHANGED THE COURSE OF WORLD POLITICS