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Benjamin Abalos Sr. on Electoral Sabotage

After the recent news that former Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo was put in hospital arrest, Benjamin Abalso Sr. was arrested for the same reason why former Presiden Arroyo was arrested for, political sabotage.HospitalizedAccording to Current Events in Philippines, Benjamin Abalos Sr., the former Commission on Elections chairman, was taken ill and rushed to a hospital […]

The Central Government Has Done Whatever it Was Able to do For The Development of Uttar Pradesh.

19 April 2007 "The graph of the Congress Party is going up very fast. It is getting stronger by the day. Till recently, no one took Congress seriously, but now it's in the fight on many seats. Rahul Gandhi's entry has changed the scenario," commented Md.Hasim of Nanpara. Iqbal Advocate echoed similar sentiments. Rahul Gandhi's […]

Democracy And Nation Building

Rajiv Gandhi : "We have cherished our democracy. Democracy is our strength. We have no illusions that all problems have been resolved. But the democratic way of nation building requires patience, perseverance and a spirit of conciliation. We proclaim the unity of India. It is a fact of transcending significance. But is it not also […]

The Operation Against Osama Bin Laden

The United States has just launched a successful military operation in which Osama bin Laden was captured, killed, and buried. There are many things which would escape the undiscerning eye, especially if you don't have a real working knowledge of these types of operations. I don't work for any government agency, nor was I involved […]

The Objectives of an Attacking Force

There are many reasons that an army or a nation will decide to attack another nation. The bottom line is for gain but there are various methods of attack which may be used depending on the objectives of the attacking force. The attacking force will normally want to take and control the sovereign territory of […]

Responding to State Senator James Sheehan of Rhode Island on The National Popular Vote Plan

State Senator James C. Sheehan (D-RI) wrote an article titled The National Popular Vote compact would sideline our state. This article was published in the Westerly Sun of Westerly, Rhode Island.The National Popular Vote Plan is an interstate compact, whereby participating states would agree to allocate their electoral votes to the winner of the National […]

YouTube Racist Turned Crusader

Back in 1990, as Bob Miller, a country recording artist and bestselling author, pulled on to Highway 50 out of South Lake Tahoe, the snow had just begin to pile up and he assumed the road block ahead was to inform motorists that chains were required to get over the pass. Not in a million […]

Hilariously Mistranslated Political Issues

Just like interpreting, translation is a complex process. BThe fact that you can speak the language, does not mean you can translate something competently. There are several sectors in the world that had been lost in translation. Getting lost in translation can be potentially dangerous and may cause plenty of embarrassment.There are some instances that […]