What is Agenda 21?

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, in 1992, from June 3-14, the United Nations held a conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. President George H.W. Bush and 177 other leaders signed a document known as Agenda 21. Its initial aim was to deal with global sustainability, but since then it…

What is Propertarianism?

As stated in a previous post, social media is a hub for political commentary. I’ve learned so much from content creators online that my resentment for not majoring in political science is almost null and void. One political analyst who’s kept my attention has been John Mark. He’s introduced me to a relatively new form…

Flint Residents Sue Over Water Contamination

Greetings Good People, I came across some great news today and had to share it with you all. The following information comes out of the NPR. The Supreme Court has ruled that Flint, Michigan victims can sue the state and local government officials for water contamination. City officials and state regulators have argued that they were…

“The Success of America is the Success of the Rest of the World”

That foolish statement was made by South African Billionaire Patrice Motsepe. The following information comes out of The South African and BBC News. Patrice Motsepe has been in Davos, Switzerland, on behalf of South Africa, for the World Economic Forum. At the start of the meeting he advised the following: “All we wanted to say…

We Charge Colonialism’s Fight for Freedom

Colonialism: a system of political government or extension of territory, by which one nation exerts political control over another nation, territory, or people, maintaining the colony in a state of dependence, its inhabitants not having the same full rights as those of the colonial power. The controlling power is typically extended thus by military force…

What is Martial Law?

Take a look at the following clip for me. That was a scene from Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises. Class warfare was a major theme throughout the film, and it showed how poverty and crime are directly tied to economic inequality. The division between the upper, middle and lower class was a mirrored image of…

Iran Fires Missiles at U.S. Bases

As a continuation of my previous post, there have been some updates in the Middle East. The following comes out of CBS News. In retaliation to the airstrike that killed General Qassem Soleimani, Iran launched missile strikes against two military bases in Iraq. More than a dozen missiles targeted the Al Asad and Erbil military…

France Withdraws CFA Franc from West African Countries

In a previous post, France’s colonial rule in West Africa was discussed. Well, I came across some news relative to that post that I had to share. The following comes out of Face 2 Face Africa. Eight West African countries are cutting financial ties with France and replacing the CFA franc. Their new currency will…

Turkish Contractors Arrested in Ghana

Greetings Everyone, I saw some great news earlier today and felt like sharing. The following information comes out of All Africa. An illegal drain that was constructed near the Association International School at Airport Residential Area in Accra, Ghana, was demolished. Built by a Turkish construction company, KASS + F, the concrete drain was 50…

“Blacks For Trump”

With the 2020 election coming up, discussions on a continuing Trump presidency have gotten heated. I came across a very interesting (but not surprising) article this morning and had to share its content. The following comes out of The Epoch Times. Recent national polls advised that 34.5% of Blacks support President Donald Trump. Only 8%…

China’s Silent Takeover

Totalitarianism is best understood as any system of political ideas that is both thoroughly dictatorial and utopian. It is an ideal type of governing notion, and as such, it cannot be realised perfectly.    I was YouTube browsing when I came across an interesting interview regarding China’s political system, totalitarianism. Former Brigadier General Robert Spalding…

Man-Made Starvation in Zimbabwe is a Global Crisis

My good mood could only last so long, I see. The following information comes out of Africa News. Zimbabwe is on the brink of man-made starvation. Hilal Elver, a United Nations special expert, advised that she found stunted, underweight children, mothers too hungry to breastfeed their babies, and medicine shortages in hospitals during a 10-day…