Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Shift to the Right

Embed from Getty Images All around the world, it seems, in the so-called democratic Western societies there is an ongoing shift to the right. What does “a shift to the right” mean? What does “the right” mean in the context … Continue reading

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Trumpery

Well, as politics goes that was great theatre. Trump won when no one thought that he had a chance of even getting the nomination for the Republican Party. Trump as president is highly scary, not only for the US, but … Continue reading

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Politicians

Embed from Getty Images (Photographs of politicians below are not intended to imply that the pictured politician is any way corrupt or discredited. Even Trump.) Donald Trump appears to be on the verge of being named the Republican candidate for … Continue reading

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Holidays

I should imagine that going on holiday, for many people would be a relatively new thing. While those with money might decide to shift operations from home to another location, which might or might not be near a beach, those … Continue reading

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Success

Everyone likes to succeed at their endeavours, but not everyone is able to succeed for a number of reasons. People have varying drives to succeed, with some having little drive and others have a high level of the drive to … Continue reading

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It’s History

I was never any good at history. That’s probably because I couldn’t get straight in my mind who was battling who and for what reason and for how long and so on. Later I came across the concept that history … Continue reading

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Fighting Terrorism

View image | gettyimages.com (Second post of Terrorists – this won’t become a theme. At least I will try not to make it a theme). A terrorist is someone who kills people, often innocent bystanders in an attempt to force … Continue reading

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