Democracy will be born under the light of candles

منتشر شده در تاریخ ۲۳ اسفند ۱۳۹۵ | نظرتان را بنویسید

The Washington Post recently sports a new slogan: “Democracy Dies in Darkness.” It has been reported that Bob Woodward, the legendary reporter of Washington post who was part of the investigative reporting team that resulted in the resignation of President Nixon, is in favor of this new slogan too. I think I can understand why the Post chose such an alarming slogan. In recent years the depth of the knowledge of people decreased. People spent more and more time in their field of the work and many different things – from digitization and competitions and also the lack of the trust and rise of social Medias – gave hand to hand to keep people uninformed. The not well-informed voters could give power to the people who [...] 

This is time for standing up

منتشر شده در تاریخ ۲۸ دی ۱۳۹۵ | نظرتان را بنویسید

The world is changing. It is not a metaphor anymore. It is happening right in front of our eyes and the only reason that we may lose our sight is that this change is happening so fast. It is like a train in a station. As far as it stands still, you can see it with all the details. As soon as it starts moving details become more blur. And if it speeds up enough you may just recognize it as a shadow. When I am talking about the world in the state of change I am not just talking about Mr. Trump and unpredictability that he will bring in one of the most influential offices in the world in next few days. I am not talking about the unbelievable pace of science and technology that change of our living every day. I am not talking [...]