Dynamics of Democracy and Espionage

Democracies today are facing a new challenge: balancing the act of spycraft with the rights of privacy and freedom of speech and expression. Today, the United States is a massive world power because revelations about mass intelligence gathering by the US and its allies serve the useful purpose of advancing the national interest of the … Continue reading Dynamics of Democracy and Espionage

Venezuela – A Nation in Distress

Background You might have heard of Venezuela whenever there is a talk about oil and the fluctuation in its prices or, if you’re not familiar with that, you would’ve surely come across various posts on social media talking about how the country’s currency value is lesser than that of the widely popular World of Warcraft … Continue reading Venezuela – A Nation in Distress

North Korea – US Summit: Has North Korea turned a corner or is it just a ruse?

On 12 June 2018, a near- impossible historic event took place, when the leaders of the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea and the United States of America met at Capella Hotel in Singapore. The agenda of the meeting was to restore peace between the two countries and in the Korean Peninsula removal of Nuclear … Continue reading North Korea – US Summit: Has North Korea turned a corner or is it just a ruse?

America’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital: History & Repercussions

The recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel by the American President Donald Trump and shifting America’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, has raised more tension in the already disturbed Middle East rendering U.S.A. the first country to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Genesis of Israel In order to understand the … Continue reading America’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital: History & Repercussions