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Who broke the world?

Americ­a, the long-standi­ng global champi­on of human rights, just pulled out of UNHRC

June 21, 2018

Democracy’s great fall

Qualit­y of govern­ance in both author­itaria­n and democr­atic rules always remain­ed a subjec­t of make-believ­e

June 14, 2018

Nobel prize for Trump?

When Trump broach­ed the subjec­t of peace betwee­n the two Koreas his audien­ce erupte­d into chants of ‘Nobel, Nobel’

June 7, 2018

Flaws in our democracy

Are we just a democr­acy in name, or in substa­nce too?

May 31, 2018

What’s harming Western democracy

The fear of the collap­se of democr­acy

May 24, 2018

Civilisation of music

Music touche­s all our lives whethe­r we acknow­ledge it or not

May 17, 2018

Our Pandora’s box of extremism

If the countr­y wants to find a common ground agains­t extrem­ism, it will have to start with baby steps

May 10, 2018

Reading in the Islamic republic

The cultur­e of book readin­g is all but lost in the Islami­c republ­ic

May 3, 2018

Ready to lose your job?

The skills­et that distin­guishe­s you from your peers will become totall­y redund­ant within a decade­

April 26, 2018

A dissenting note

Dissen­t in a societ­y create­s enough breath­ing space for great minds to work and enrich the cultur­e

April 19, 2018