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First female prime minister of Thailand Yingluck Shinawatra: A family is like a thick forest, often from outside it’s dense, but when you are inside each tree has its own position

Filed in Current affairs, foreign affairs by on July 4, 2011 0 Comments
First female prime minister of Thailand Yingluck Shinawatra: A family is like a thick forest, often from outside it’s dense, but when you are inside each tree has its own position

Yingluck Shinawatra, the younger sister of Thailand’s ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra is about to become the first female Prime Minister of Thailand. Thaksin Shinawatra was convicted of corruption and conflict of interest charges. He fled the country and lives in exile in Dubai. While it is good news for Thailand to see finally a […]

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Obama losing support of Democrats? Children of the same mother do not always agree

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on December 13, 2010 0 Comments
Obama losing support of Democrats? Children of the same mother do not always agree

President Obama has been challenged by his own political party membersĀ over the compromise tax deal that he reached with the Republicans. While many in his own party think that the extension of the Bush tax cuts favors the rich more than those who make less than $200,000 a year, they think also that the President […]

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Obama back in campaign mode: The chicken that digs for food will not sleep hungry

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on October 26, 2010 0 Comments
Obama back in campaign mode: The chicken that digs for food will not sleep hungry

President Obama has been pushing hard to secure the Democratic Senate and House of Representatives. The Commander-in-Chief has been transformed to a “passenger pigeon.” He has crossed the United States from West to East to revive the soul of the Democratic party. In the Republican stronghoods, especially in the South, there is no hope. We […]

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He who does not know is forgiven by God.

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on May 9, 2009 1 Comment
He who does not know is forgiven by God.

The news suggesting that Nancy Pelosi, one of the stars of and a powerful figure in the Democratic party, was aware of harsh interrogation techniques used on al-Qaeda suspects was like a bomb thrown in a public market. The Republican party didn’t miss this opportunity to attack her. Of course she denied all the accusations. […]

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A man’s strength is not in not falling but in overcoming the fall.

Filed in Politics, US presidential elections by on September 12, 2008 0 Comments
A man’s strength is not in not falling but in overcoming the fall.

Lately, I have been following all the news about the 2008 presidential campaign. Senator Obama who had a big lead on the polls over John McCain is losing his lead. The race is getting tight. Within the Democratic party, some fatalists are suggesting that Senator Obama made a bad choice by selecting Joe Biden instead […]

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