A paradox is manifest when we consider how the world today is rich beyond the imaginations of previous generations, has more capacity to produce goods and services than ever before, yet we still live in a world characterised and dominated by poverty and inequality. Most important of all, inequality fosters and leads to more human […]Read more "A world of Inequality"
A different perspective I wanted to talk about politics from a different angle, and make it a bit more personal: this came to mind somehow…With this post, I’m going to list 5 Turkish expressions/proverbs, and apply them to problems in the current political climate. Enjoy! 1) “Öfkeyle kalkan zararla oturur” – literally means ‘one who […]Read more "5 Turkish expressions applied to problems in politics today"
A less obvious, but an important change in the relationship between politics and the media has been the expansion of media outlets, absolutely obsessed with domestic politics. On a Sunday morning alone, there is a ridiculous number of programmes focusing solely on domestic politics. You can catch The Andrew Marr Show at 9 o’clock, Robert […]Read more "The Relationship between Politics and the Media"
Here is a list of some of the most contradictory statements made by Trump – On Ted Cruz: In January 2016, Trump said, “I don’t think Ted Cruz has a great chance, to be honest with you. … He’s a nasty guy. Nobody likes him. Nobody in Congress likes him. Nobody likes him anywhere once […]Read more "Contradicting Statements Made By Trump"