The United States is the nation that most threatens democracy worldwide, far more than Russia or even China.
The IAEA, with the late Director General, Yukiya Amano, was one of the few international non-politicized organizations. If now the West manages to bend it under itself, a fake excuse for a war with Iran will not take long to wait.
One of the reasons that countries fail is that collective memory is continually destroyed as older generations pass away and are replaced by new ones who are disconnected from what came before.
Liberals have taken to promoting socialism, which is the state-sanctioned appropriation of private property. Or, communism.
Talking about the future is often a sure recipe for looking like a fool. However obvious it may seem to us, nearly everything that happened in the past was unexpected at the time.
The first liberals (including English politician R. Cobden[i], the US President W. Wilson and the pacifist N. Angell[ii]), in their main theses, oppose realists as to them the political regime (to be more specific, democracy or non-democracy) is crucial in the analysis of IR. If the countries are democratic, they steadily evolve, aiming at the creation of the over-state system and appearance of special over-governmental institutions. Whilst the other countries democratize, they will be joined in these institutions. That’s why the principle of national egoism and “self-help” may be included in democratization process, which may be the basis of the civil societal world and different societies’ integration, being yet divided by national borders, in one democratic civil society.
Macedonia’s NATO/EU-backed opposition is ruining the country