Social Media’s History Role and our Human Rights

Social Media’s History, Role and our Human Rights

Science, media and technology encourage the pursuit of knowledge and understanding of the natural and social world. U.S. leadership in new technologies‚ÄĒfrom artificial intelligence to biotechnology to computing‚ÄĒis critical to both our future economic competitiveness and our national security and thus our human rights. The speed at which technology is developing has never been faster,…Read More

Systematic Oppression by IMF

Systematic Oppression by IMF: A Case Study of Africa

INTRODUCTION The current international system is structured along the lines of globalization and the neo-liberal philosophy of free trade while being dominated not by a single state but by global institutions, particularly international financial institutions and other multinational organizations. Ultimately, the Bank and the Fund dramatically shape the daily existence of states within the international…Read More

Existentialist Lessons for Societal Collapse

What if the world we currently live in were to collapse? What sounds like the theme of a new post-apocalyptic TV-show in fact is what occupies an emerging scientific movement called Collapsology. It can be best described as the cross-disciplinary study of industrial and societal collapse due to climatic instabilities. Collapsology proposes that humans have…Read More

Sharing the Ganges: A Bangladesh Perspective on Environmental Impacts and Political Implications

Abstract Among the cross-boundary rivers of two south Asian neighbors Bangladesh and India, the Himalayan river of Ganges occupies a strategically significant place. The largest of the shared rivers is also a major driver in the ecology and livelihood of both territories. A dispute over sharing the Ganges water started with India‚Äôs construction of a…Read More

The ‚ÄėHumanity‚Äô in Humanitarian Intervention: A Critical Analysis

The ‚ÄėHumanity‚Äô in Humanitarian Intervention: A Critical Analysis

Abstract The concept of Humanitarian intervention has been discussed in International Relations discourse as well as under International Law. It is used as an acceptable practice under International Law and a normative practice of the states. However, it seems that such a practice is contradictory to the basic principles of International Law because the authority…Read More

The Implementation of the Khartoum Agreement in the Central African Republic in the Wake of High-Risk Elections

The Implementation of the Khartoum Agreement in the Central African Republic in the Wake of High-Risk Elections

Abstract While legislative and presidential elections are over, the 2019 Khartoum agreement seems harder and harder to implement. Indeed, rebel groups still hold a large part of the country, whereas the government is struggling to restore State authority all over the national territory. The situation is even tenser since former President Fran√ßois Boziz√© is suspected…Read More