Author: Nafis Haider

The world has been in a state of continuous cold war. Earlier it was between USSR and the U.S. and after that, the competition has been shifted to Iran. Post Islamic revolution of 1979 in which Iran deposed the U.S. puppet government and build a sovereign theocratic government, The US has always seen Iran as an enemy state. The continuous imposition of economic sanctions by...

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Wars have divesting effects, not only on the economics of the nation or its socio-political spheres but more importantly on the psychology of the people. All the citizens who see times of War are severely affected by the blood, killing, regular exposure to the sounds of shells and fires and the bomb droppings from the airplanes. However, the most devastating effects are on the soldiers...

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Education is one of the fundamentals that construct the nature of human society. The forms, style, and means of education in a particular culture decide the norms and values of that culture. History tells us that in Vedic age, Indian civilisation focused greatly on the importance of education which was imparted by Gurus in Gurukuls, in the Chinese civilisation, the focus was primarily on the...

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Homeland security has become a major concern for countries all across the globe. Military equipment and instruments occupy a large portion of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of all modern nations, especially in the U.S. With the growth of modern science there destructive capacity of the modern warfare equipment shave also increased, so much so that it is presumed after the next World War there will...

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Karl Marx in his book “Das Capital” espoused the idea of economics as the base of society. He said that the most important factor in the modern capitalist world is Money. Economics form the basic structure of any society. The culture, norms, values, and more are all built around the economic structures of society. In this world of growing neo-liberal principles of economics, these ideas...

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Depiction of Social issues of 21st century

One question that followers of social activism are repeatedly asked is the secret of their strength of resistance. Human nature, as Thomas Hobbes described is based on greed and selfish interest. Individuals are always driven towards personal gains rather than actions that are in the collective interest of society. History has always been of blood and soil, our past immersed in the struggle for power...

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The world is heading towards an age of Populism and the crisis of truth. The rise of the Post-truth in the political sphere and the decline of strong leadership has turned the democracies of the world hollow and decay. The rise of the current political scenario can be traced back to the rise of Neoliberalism and Globalisation. After the end of the Cold War, the...

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The growing advancement in the field of medical science is equally countered by the growth of new variants of deadly diseases. Modern civilisation has also brought with it modern civilisational hazards. In the recent decade, we have seen the Zika virus, Ebola virus, and Cancer which affects the lives of millions. One of all those new diseases is the growth of HIV aids. In 2018,...

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Opium, drugs, and heroines have been a major problem in history. The addiction that these substances develop can make nations go to war. The opium war between China and the British Empire is one such example. Modern nations have sought to curb the ill effects of drug addiction via the means of strict laws that punish the addicts. They think in this way drug production...

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