History, International Relations, politics

UN BASHING NEEDS TO STOP.

UN bashing needs to stop.  The recent years have seen various nations, political leaders, commentators and everyone else in between critique and shame the United Nations for various reasons. It has almost become a trend in recent years to bash the UN and to speak negatively about the UN. Every positive statement about the UN… Continue reading UN BASHING NEEDS TO STOP.

History, International Relations, People, World Politics

Know your Freedoms.

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.

History, humanity, International Relations, People, War, World Politics

The UN works for all of us.

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.

History, International Relations, People, World Politics

How well do you know Democracy?

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?