Featured Blog Posts – October 2018 Archive (21)

Will Modi-Abe Chemistry Make an Impact in Asia? (Ratnesh Dwivedi and Shivanshi Gupta)

Prime Minister of India H.E. Shri Narendra Modi visited Japan on October 28-29, 2018 for the India-Japan Annual Summit with Prime Minister of Japan H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe.

During the meet Abe described Modi as one of his most dependable and valuable friends and added that he himself will be friend of India for his whole life. Abe's friendship with Modi is world known and that won him the bid to construct first bullet train in India over the bid of China.Later in the day Abe hosted a…

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Added by Ratnesh Dwivedi on October 31, 2018 at 11:58am — No Comments

Living in a Democracy Is Important

Living in a Democracy Is Important

We are eager to have freedom because as human beings, we desire to express ourselves. As citizens, we hope there is no autocracy. With the development of society, as a result, democracy came into being. It is important to live in a democracy because human rights are offered, everyone is equal before the law and autocracy can be avoided.

Talking about the importance to live in a democracy, the first thing is…

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Added by Koichi Liu on October 30, 2018 at 9:52pm — No Comments

Is it important to live in a democracy?

Democracy is the system of government which some countries is currently adapting.

Research had made it known that democracy is a government where citizens are governed through their elected representatives. Most people often say its a government defined by the people or elected them as our representative and a government for the people because they look after or take care of the needs of its citizens. It is derived from a Greek word "Démokratía" which literally means "rule by peiple". In… Continue

Added by Mmesoma Praise on October 30, 2018 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Why Democracy is Important

Ryan Charles Brereton

Green Run Collegiate

Sophomore class of 2021

There are many reasons to have a democracy in today's society for a government to work. Everything in our daily lives work because democracy is in affect. But I do agree there are things that democracy could fix. I think the idea of democracy is good for our government because of how it positively affects American citizens.

According to Google, democracy is a system of government by the…

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Added by Ryan Charles Brereton on October 29, 2018 at 9:10pm — 1 Comment

Ethics in Action for Global Ethics Day 2018: 140+ Activities in 50+ Countries

Held every October, Global Ethics Day provides an opportunity for everyone around the world to explore the crucial role of ethics in their professions and their daily lives.

October 17, 2018 marked the fifth annual Global Ethics Day, and it was the biggest year yet. By Carnegie Council's count, there were 140+ activities by organizations and individuals in over…

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Added by Carnegie Council on October 29, 2018 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Is it important to live in a democracy?

* Harry Jachuck

* Eastbourne College

* Year 13 (final year of high school)

Why do we have democracy? We have it because we believe it’s fair. We have it because we believe it can make us prosperous. We have it because we believe it guarantees peace.

In the West, it is generally held up as the cornerstone of a civilised society. It is pushed as the only way in which a country can effectively serve the interests of the populace – an idea stretching back to…

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Added by Harry Jachuck on October 28, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments

Essay Topic: Is it Important to live in a democracy ?

My name is Junaid Ahmed Sohu 

Age: 21

Institution: Undergraduate Student/ MUET Jamshoro ( Sindh, Pakistan)

Essay Topic: Is it Important to live in a democracy ?

            

No doubt, today our world is facing many obstructions and…

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Added by Junaid Ahmed Sohoo on October 27, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments

#Cyberpeacefare #Vote #Abraham Lincoln

"THE BALLOT IS STRONGER THAN THE BULLET." Abraham Lincoln

Need to vote for Democracy to work.  CyberPeaceGadfly

Added by Al LeBlanc on October 27, 2018 at 9:35am — 1 Comment

Is it important to live in a democracy?

#essaycontest2018

Knaub Artur Vitalievich

Moscow gymnasium №20, Russian Federation.

Senior pupil

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Why is it important to live in democracy? It is…

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Added by Artur Knaub on October 26, 2018 at 8:37am — No Comments

Democracy, finding light at the end of the tunnel.

By definition, democracy can be defined as a state governed by the whole population or all the eligible members of the state, typically through elected representatives.

Democracy is indeed a system of rule based mostly upon a government of the individuals, by the individuals and for the individuals day.

Democracy is vital because it protects the interests and demands of minority teams, and every one of those teams have access to the form of government. In democracy minorities area… Continue

Added by GUNNOO CHITISHA on October 26, 2018 at 7:18am — No Comments

Invasion and Pervasion

 #essaycontest2018.

Dinh Tien Dat

Phan Boi Chau High School for the Gifted…

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Added by Đinh Tiến Đạt on October 24, 2018 at 10:54am — No Comments

America's Mental Health

#essaycontest2018

Zachary Alexander Vaughan

Green Run Collegiate

High School

I see democracy as a system of government that is based strongly around the worth of an individual and pays attention to the minority groups.The health crises related to treating people with depression is failing Americans.Over 300 million Americans live with depression according to the World Health Organization. When proper assistance isn’t provided for Americans…

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Added by Zachary Alexander Vaughan on October 24, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments

Democracy is ALL of our Business

DEFINITION: Democracy is a large state company whose shareholders are the population of the country. Every four years, the shareholders fill the vacancies in the company management through an open call for applicants. Through the election process, the shareholders employ the individuals who they entrust with the task to run the company for a four year term.

The definition above roughly outlines the reality of democracy, which is often lost in the maze of theoretical definitions which…

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Added by Emira Brodlija on October 23, 2018 at 5:52pm — No Comments

Neta Ji -A Forgotten Hero of India

Subhash Chandra Bose,Neta Ji,Subhash Babu,one of the tallest leaders of Indian Freedom Struggle against British is recalled today in India by Prime Minister Narendra Modi by hoisting a tricolor in Red Fort and thus fulfilling Neta Ji's dream. Neta Ji is remembered as first Prime Minister of a short lived government of India during British Rule not by many scholars but also by USA's most popular search engine google.

Neta Ji advocated of socialist,nationalist India on the line of USSR.…

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Added by Ratnesh Dwivedi on October 21, 2018 at 1:30am — No Comments

Violence and war

Violence, violence, everywhere, all the guns did shoot,



Violence, violence, everywhere, here peace is moot.



Violence, violence, everywhere, death is in the news,



Violence, violence, everywhere, it reached a million views.



Violence, violence, everywhere, people fight on race,



Violence, violence, everywhere, it is on such a fast pace.



Violence, violence, everywhere, people are scared of a war,



Violence, violence,… Continue

Added by Aliya Amjad Hassan on October 18, 2018 at 9:42am — No Comments

Ethics in Action: Celebrating the Fifth Global Ethics Day, October 17, 2018

What is Global Ethics Day? Held every October, it provides an opportunity for organizations around the world to hold events for people to explore the crucial role of ethics in their professions and their daily lives, each in their own way.

"Ethics is about choice. What values guide us? What standards do we use? What principles are at stake and how do we choose between them? These are…

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Added by Carnegie Council on October 17, 2018 at 2:39pm — No Comments

Governance and leadership within civil society organizations

Play civic associations, or associations of civil society in general the role of the mediator between the individual as a part of society and the State, and Hattie that would raise the individual personality and refined and developed by spreading knowledge and awareness and a culture of democracy, and individual and collective mobilization of more tender Fruitful cooperation in economic and social development and to influence public policies and deepen the concept of social…

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Added by Hanane Saouli on October 14, 2018 at 7:30am — No Comments

Pillars of successful democracy

Htet Htet Lin

Undergraduate student

Dagon University, Myanmar.



Topic : Is it important to live in a democracy?



First, what kind of system is 'Democracy'? To understand democracy easily, democracy is a governmental system in which we elect our own government through voting system. Democratic principles base on the people's rights, opportunities, and interests. So, it's like democracy system is based on the human right. Thus, democracy is a system preferred the… Continue

Added by Htet Htet Lin on October 14, 2018 at 7:16am — No Comments

Ratnesh Dwivedi Interviews Creator of Chief Inspector Chen

Qiu Xiaolong creator of Chief Inspector Chen was born in Shanghai, China. He published prize-winning poetry, translation and criticism in Chinese in the eighties, and became a member of the Chinese Writers' Association. In 1988, he came to the United States as a Ford Foundation Fellow, started writing in English, and obtained a Ph.D. in comparative literature at Washington University. He is the author of Death of a Red Heroine (2000), A Loyal Character Dancer (2002), When Red Is Black…

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Added by Ratnesh Dwivedi on October 8, 2018 at 11:45am — No Comments

Is it important to live in democracy, Nigeria as a discourse.

Is it important to live in a democracy?

Democracy is system of government where by the power to elect a representative rests on the hands of the citizens. It is a form of government that allows the citizens of a particular country elect their representative to represent and speak for their interests through fair and credible election. Conventionally, over 20 countries practise Democratic system of government in the world. Precisely, about 13 in African continent. However, to be consice and… Continue

Added by Ahmad Adedimeji Amobi on October 7, 2018 at 1:45am — No Comments

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Myanmar and the Plight of the Rohingya, with Elliott Prasse-Freeman

The Rohingya are seen as fundamentally 'other,' says Prasse-Freeman. "Hence, even if they have formal citizenship, they wouldn't really be accepted as citizens, as full members of the polity." Could Aung San Suu Kyi have done more to prevent the persecution? How important was the hate speech on Facebook? How can the situation be resolved? Don't miss this informative and troubling conversation.

Global Ethics Weekly: The Right to Science, with Helle Porsdam

The right to benefit from scientific progress was enshrined in the United Nations' 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights, explains University of Copenhagen's Professor Helle Porsdam. Unfortunately, many people, including scientists and policymakers, don't know much about it. How was the right to science developed? What are examples? And, with an anti-science administration in the White House today, what are the contentious issues?

Internet Trolls in the U.S. and Mexico, with Saiph Savage

Professor Saiph Savage is an activist scholar and technology expert who is using large-scale data to study the sophisticated ways in which trolls target certain groups and bombard them with misinformation--for example U.S. Latinos were targeted in the 2018 midterm elections as were Mexicans in their 2018 presidential election. But her message is one of hope. In Mexico, citizens eventually saw through misinformation campaigns and others can too.

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