cultural values

challenging the status quo

28.01.2017

First of all, I do not consider myself to be a member of any movement or organization but I am sympathetic to various movements and organizations and even individuals that challenge the dominant liberal hegemony around the world. Therefore, this may pertain to certain independent journalists that self-describe as being left-wing that demystify Washington's damage to somewhere like The Middle East, for instance Syria.

The future of Christianity is promising

27.01.2017

Whether Trump's policy can lift up traditional values - I think the answer is yes. But it's going to take time.

Globalization de-tradtionalizes. Whenever globalization comes into a culture, it replaces all the things that make that culture unique with very standardized transcultural processes.

Book Review: “Putin and the Rebuilding of Great Russia”

07.12.2016

“Putin and the Rebuilding of Great Russia” represents the first attempt by an appreciated mainstream editorialist and diplomat, the former ambassador of Italy to Russia, Sergio Romano, to depict President Putin not as an “autocrat”, “tyrant” or simply  one “who every week finds new ways to scare the world”, but as a “leader of a big country that has legitimate interests and understandable ambitions”.