The welfare state inevitably metastasizes as more and more people are lured into the wagon of government dependency. Fascinating new data shows how big the problem is, with Canada (in this data set) doing best, Greece worst, with the UK ahead of the US, which is in the middle
Is the Arctic “battleground” a race for resources and a new wave of the “Cold War”? The Greenpeace activists detained in Russia were protesting against Arctic drilling. But they can't win, and the Arctic states are likely to cooperate and divide the spoils, says a leading expert
When a government is not politically correct and multiculturalism is allowed to mature naturally with all its ups and downs, and not thrust down people’s throats or used as a political tool, people will just learn to get along.