In the novel 1984, Orwell creates a world where government surveillance is constant. Similarly, it now seems our privacy rights are also limited. Yet in both cases, it is the people who permit it.
The European Union has come under increasing economic and political stress in recent years, for reasons such as the economic crash of 2008 and a massive increase in the number of asylum seekers.
This article explores the status of women in Pakistan and Pakistani people's attitudes and behavior towards women's rights and empowerment. It discusses violence against women and the possible ways Pakistan could improve in these areas.
For more than 200 years, Canada has been deaf to the calls for union with America and has maintained its independent status as a sovereign nation.
Brexit and the US Presidential election result have been linked together as anti-establishment protest votes. But is that really the case? What are the similarities and what really motivated Brexit?
Connolly's Republican Socialism, his militant trade unionism, his adherence to Marxism, his membership in the Irish Socialist Republican Party and his rejection of one-dimensional nationalism, are irrefutable and uncomfortable truths for those who have erroneously attempted to hijack his legacy.
China presently exists under a contradiction of social and therefore economic thought. The contradiction is between the historical culture of the Chinese people, represented by Confucius and the culture of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and their ‘Chairman’, Mao Zedong.
With so many people visiting Ireland these days and Gaeltachts (Irish speaking areas) being established even in cities, the aim of this article is to provide some basic translations of significant words from English into Irish.
The Union Jack is one of the most recognisable on Earth. But where does this famous flag come from? How does it relate to the four home countries of the United Kingdom? And what is its future?
Margaret Thatcher the first female prime minister of Britain, was a controversial leader of a conservative ideology during her time in office.
The United States can no longer ignore the harm Russia is causing since further disintegration of the rules-based international order from a delay to confront Russian actions will lead to disruptions in the world economy, endanger alliances, and create unnecessary human suffering.
On Thursday 23rd June 2016, the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. This article gives the author's first impressions of the referendum campaign, and the aftermath of the result
An in-depth look at the French citizenship process from the basic requirements to all the necessary paperwork. Prepare yourself by learning the steps to become a French citizen outlined in this guide.
The Falkland Islands war provides an illuminating examination into the Argentine military junta’s failed strategic aims entering the war against Great Britain. The Junta’s series of misconceptions and miscalculations found its roots in the ruin of their strategy formulation.
Project Echoes was an alleged secret offensive linked to Operation Gladio. Some may be unfamiliar to state-sponsored murder and the phenomena of what has become known as "collusion" in the north of Ireland.
Trump's isolationism is creating opportunities for adversaries to fill in the vacuum. It has been happening in many regions of the world, and it is happening now in Latin America. The security implications of this withdrawal are extremely troubling.