Category Archives: News and Politics

Going to the end of 2022 having to see an ongoing invasion

An overview of events in Ukraine and what the possibilities and options may be for the president of the Russian Federation. Continue reading

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2022 the year of fearing some wars

2022 was the year that the world could fear again some wars. A demagogue who wants to expand his empire Fear started coming over the people already in 2021 when Vladimir Putin came to show his teeth. It looked like … Continue reading

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A slap in the face of the European Union

In the past week, two astounding and unrelated criminal investigations have come to light in Europe. Both raise troubling questions for democracy. The European Union already has a hard time making itself useful and credible to the people at large. … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of Extremism

Originally posted on Johannes Langer:
Extremism has always existed although it is since the 9/11 attacks that many people around the world began to fear it. As extremism is a complex phenomenon, scholars and policy makers have significant differences as…

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Brexit, Fascism and the Future

Merriam-Webster defines fascism as “a political philosophy, movement, or regime (…) that exalts nation and often race above the individual and that stands for a centralized autocratic government headed by a dictatorial leader, severe economic and social regimentation, and forcible…

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Significant results of investigations concerning election preference in the UK

After twelve years of Tory rule, the only concrete achievement it can point to is that it “got Brexit done”, by allowing its members to tell a lot of lies to the British people and stepping in the tril of … Continue reading

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Should we organize a Belgian revolution?

Originally posted on Frederick Ronse:
lately, I’m having the impression that we are living in a vicious circle. We don’t have any political party that is big or strong enough to take the lead in Belgium. It looks like we…

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Belgium one of the purest democracies in the world

 In many ways Belgium has one of the purest democracies in the world. There is not only a right to vote, but there is also an obligation to vote. The voting system is fully proportional and for that reason does … Continue reading

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