Our painting of the world now has three elements Money, Religion and the Gun, but how do we knit them together into our modern-day canvas. 1,135 more words
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What makes someone become an Islamic extremist? Is it poverty? Lack of education? A search for meaning? Haroon Ullah, a senior State Department advisor and a foreign policy professor at Georgetown University, shares what he discovered while living in Pakistan. 149 more words
Just what is the value of Gold.?
Humans have been decorating themselves with gold since at least 4000 B.C.
According to a 2011 paper in the Journal Nature: meteor bombardment nearly 4 billion years ago brought 20 billion tons of a gold-and-precious-metal-rich space rock to Earth. 1,899 more words
The UN Development Program reports that the richest 20 percent of the world’s population consume 86 percent of the world’s resources while the poorest 80 percent consume just 14 percent. 836 more words
It would be foolish to assume that the world has entered an “end of crises” stage in its history.
Today, with the Web we should all beware of the challenges facing our existence, but are our World Organisations up to speed. 2,599 more words