Human Rights

WELCOME TO AUSTRALIA

REFUGEE RIGHTS PROTEST IN MELBOURNE. PHOTO: TAKVER, FLICKR Although Australia is a nation conceived and developed by immigrants, the contemporary…

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Asia

TAIWAN’S INDEPENDENCE

LEE TENG-HUI IN 2004. PHOTO: A-GIÂU. WIKICOMMONS MEDIA Mr. Democrazy and his way of approaching Taiwan’s independence The question of…

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Africa

South Sudan: Darkness After the Dawn

A NEW DAWN FOR A NEW NATION. A MAN CARRIES THE SOUTH SUDANESE FLAG DURING INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATIONS ON 9TH JULY…

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Security

After the Egyptian Elections

"SCAF KEEP OUT", GRAFFITI IN CAIRO, EGYPT. PHOTO: GIGI IBRAHIM. FLCKR - Winners and Losers Many international and domestic political observers…

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Economy And Trade

The Eastern Partnership and the Danish Presidency

The Eastern Partnership initiative, a cooperation involving six countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine), emerged from a Polish-Swedish…

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Asia

“You Can Listen, You Can Talk”

CARSICK CARS PERFORM AT EMO'S ANNEX IN AUSTIN, TX. PHOTO: MEHAN. FLCKR -  Music and Politics in China A few…

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Culture

Chinese Youth Culture

CHINESE BAND "THE MUSHROOMS" FROM SHANGHAI. PHOTO: SLASH85. FLCKR In the West, it is commonly believed that a thriving music…

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Africa

China’s Increasing Impact on Africa

RAILWAY IN UGANDA. PHOTO: US ARMY AFRICA. WIKIMEDIA COMMONS China’s economy has grown rapidly over the last two decades. Due…

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Africa

The DRC Elections

JOSEPH KABILA, PRESIDENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. PHOTO: EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT. FLCKR. November 28th marked the beginning of the second…

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Uncategorized

The Onset of Mexican Drug Cartels

A MEMBER OF THE MARA SALVATRUCHA GANG DISPLAYS HIS TATTOOS INSIDE THE CHELATENANGO PRISON IN EL SALVADOR 2007. PHOTO: MARKARINAFOTOS.…

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