Liberty, equality, justice and fraternity are the cornerstones of democracy. The freedom of speech, expression of faith, profession, and association, etc. gives democracy its absolute meaning. The Indian Constitution offers all the Indian citizens, individually and collectively, these basic freedoms and rights. There is free, independent and separate judiciary to see that these rights are not violated and tampered with. All are equal before law. This is the very spirit and essence of our...
It is hard to be known all around the world nowadays. You have to be really an extraordinary person if you want a lot of people be familiar with you. Everyone knows about Pussy Riot . It is a Russian feminist punk-group who is trying to demonstrate and defend their negative position against the present Russian government. The last performance of the punk-band in the Jesus Christ cathedral in Moscow provoked great social response in Russia as well as in other countries of the world. In my...
Identified as a distinctive people since the 17th century, Chechens were opponents of the Russian takeover of the Caucasus during 1818-1917. In 1858 Russia eliminated leader Imam Shamil who was looking to create an Islamic state. Immediately following the 1917 Russian Revolution, a declaration of independence by the Chechens caused an occupation by the Bolsheviks who later established the Chechen-Ingush Autonomous Region in 1924. It became an independent republic in the mid-1930s. Like their...
In the economic crisis of 2013, Beppe Grillo received 24% of the vote (see last weeks analysis of Grillos political beliefs). This week he blocked a government from forming. Grillo now controls the Senate, but he is going for a majority in both houses in the upcoming vote in June. Thats in Italy, but in Greece the Golden Dawn party is following the same path. So is the new Hungarian fascist resurgence. In Germany it's called the "Pirate Party."  Europe's political class is shocked...
In the immediate aftermath of the Second World War, international policymakers became increasingly preoccupied with the potential ramifications of nuclear warfare in creating an imbalance within the world political order (Sagan, 1996, p.58). After the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Stalin asserted that: "you know that Hiroshima has shaken the whole world. The balance has been destroyed. Provide the bomb - it will remove a great danger from us" (In Sagan, 1996, p.58). ...
POLITICAL ENVIRONMENT Government actions which affects the operations of a company or business are called as political environment. These actions may be on local, regional, national or international level. Business owners and managers pay close attention to the political environment to gauge how government actions will affect their company. The legal/political aspect is very important in global marketing. "International law" can be defined as rules and principles that states and...
This paper will discuss in depth with statistical and legislative support and examples of the strength and stability of internal, environmental, and resource security of Saudi Arabia, presently and its future outlook in retrospect to these specific issues of concern. Currently, there is instability and stability present as it relates to internal security. Many religious minorities' sects, migratory workers (foreigners included), children, and women have traditionally been withheld equal human...
The dichotomy of politics and administration is a model representing the idea that a division is required between the political realm and the field of public administration. As explained by Waldo (1984), there are two early public administration scholars that are credited with the dichotomy: Woodrow Wilson and Frank Goodnow. Although Wilson and Goodnow's work was not identical, they both advocated for a strict explanation of the dichotomy. Wilson and Goodnow's ideologies regarding the...
There are three main sections/provisions under the Sherman Antitrust Act. The first section prohibits specific anticompetitive conduct like the establishment of a monopoly. The second section prohibits deals that have the ending results that are anticompetitive in nature. These can be combinations in forms of trusts that lead to restraint of trade or commerce. The third section extends the provisions of the first section into US territories and Washington DC and it also states that people who...
In the current international environment various trends have emerged for a new world order which will be the aggregate of diverse regional forums. It would be pertinent to study the significant arenas; hence coherence and focus can be achieved. With the backdrop of Cold war era ending, leading to the termination of a structured military confrontation involving East and West, duly supported with overpowering military capabilities, global armed conflict seems hardly impossible within an...