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The Athenian statesman Solon admonished citizens that being part of a democracy meant picking sides. “When the situation is grave,” he wrote, “voters must get their hands dirty, and every citizen must participate in the debate, let no one remain neutral.” Democracy lessons from the 6th-century BC can be chastening, since after Solon came Pisistratus, a tyrant.

That’s Incredible

Filipino boom in 2011, Philippines took over from India as the call center capital of the world, employing some 600,000 people. Whether you’re calling to book a flight, secure a theater ticket or demand to know why your TVis malfunctioning, you’re likely to get a Filipino.

Travel Books

The search for exotic and the unusual destinations attracts tens of thousands of people to some of the most remote places on the planet.  They journey to deserts of Africa, the Amazon Basin, Himalayan valleys and Pacific atolls.


A Global Space for A Global Challenge: A Tale of Two Worlds

Taiwan 2024 Presidential Elections

The Climate Change Refugees of the Pacific

Slovakia: 2023 Prime Minister’s Elections

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