History, International Relations

THE OLYMPICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

The Olympics and International Relations The modern Olympic games are undoubtedly the greatest global sporting event. Every four years, athletes from across the world assemble in a host city, political leaders have used this platform many times to push their agendas and ideological leanings. The Olympics may be a sporting event but world politics has… Continue reading THE OLYMPICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

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?

International Relations, People, politics, World Politics

What’s your Political Awareness score?

How well do you follow the political news and events? Are you a politically aware citizen who knows what is happening? Check out the quiz below to find out! One point per question you get right!-   Who's the PM of the UK right now? What does UNO stand for? USA holds elections for the Presidency every 4… Continue reading What’s your Political Awareness score?

People, politics, USA

10 Terms to help you Understand The US Elections!

There's a lot of talk over the US elections which are less than a month away, this article will give you a list of terms that will help you navigate the Election Season!  <<Democrats and Republicans>> Democrats are the center-left political party and their symbol is a Donkey. They stand for socially liberal positions. Famous… Continue reading 10 Terms to help you Understand The US Elections!

politics

WE SHOULD ALL BE ACTIVE CITIZENS.

You see little children being forced to work Little soft hands Innocent minds Yet they carry a load most of us wouldn't You see garbage all around the city No one seems to care Not even the so-called “educated” You see ignorance You see exploitation You breathe pollution You see broken roads You see fused… Continue reading WE SHOULD ALL BE ACTIVE CITIZENS.