• If you hoped I will give you a definitive answer to the question in the title of this post, I will have an answer I do not. What I have is a collection of ideas and opinions, which are hopefully on the right track to understand these the issue in Venezuela and provide you with …   Read More

  • Ever since General Electric and other companies made sure our society relies on fossil fuels in order to power the majority vehicles that go on land and on air, to machines that have been key in the onset of the industrial revolution. Our reliance on a resource which exist, allegedly, in short supplies has been …   Read More

  • What happened in Syria in the last couple of years was made to be a big media circus. Of course, this year we have newer issues to focus on with Ukraine’s social uprising and Venezuela’s protests. What happened in the Syria, however, signalled to a bigger issue at play and that is the renewal of …   Read More

  • We live in a world ran by the use and creation of products, after all we do live in a capitalist society which depends on the purchasing and selling of goods and the exchange of money. We are bombarded everyday with advertisements which appear to us pretty much everywhere we go in malls, streets, the …   Read More

  • Ever since the unrest in Syria started towards the end of 2011, I have been interested to understand what has been happening there. I also reserved a space for skepticism, as I always to tend to reserve my beliefs over what the accepted stories we are given through the media. Thankfully I don’t watch TV, …   Read More

  • Most educated people have an awareness of the famous quote by Martin Luther King Jr. as he gave in Washington DC 50 years ago: “I have a dream.” Everyone has the idea that Martin Luther King Jr. stood for the civil rights movement and as successful as he was, he too was silenced for his …   Read More

  • For as far as I can remember there has always been a fear of major war conflict. Just as I was able to witness the last bits of the Cold War, followed by the Gulf War with George Bush Sr. and then Georgie Junior after September 11 with the “War on Terror.” I believe what …   Read More

  • It is hard to get away from the extenuating media porn that not only Torontonians like myself have been exposed to, but also the world, in the past months over the story of our major Rob Ford. I had wished I did not need to write a post about this since now there have been …   Read More

  • Growing up I learned studying history in middle school and high school about the attrocious acts of the Spaniard conquistadors in the 1500s when they stormed out most of the continent of America as they...

  • Revolutions are a thing of the past. That’s right I am talking about revolutions, you will immediately be drawn to argue with me that we currently are living through many revolutions, you can name Egypt, Syria, Libya, Sierra Leone, Tunisia etc. We can go to the past and bring up historical cases like the former …   Read More