World Volatility and the Relevancy of Democracy

  It's 12:18am, March 8th, as I begin to write this. There are a lot of thoughts rolling around in my head so I'll articulate them the best I can. I'll start out with an analogy. Today, the "new" iPad was announced. Among all the cool new things it's capable of, the iPad can now … Continue reading World Volatility and the Relevancy of Democracy

Development and Democratization

I'll be the first to tell you that I am neither an expert on development nor democratization. However, I think I may have a few relevant thoughts. It is my belief that development lends itself to the promotion of democratic ideals (perhaps not specifically Western democratic ideals, but the point still stands.) As a general … Continue reading Development and Democratization