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corruption | corruption

j-m-leitch's picture
May.14.2012
Like many things in life, corruption can be a double-edged sword. Of course it’s bad... it has crippled economies and is responsible for keeping millions of people impoverished... but in Indonesia, where it’s web touches almost every aspect of life, when you realise that, at the lowest level, it’s...
bob-mustin's picture
Mar.29.2012
I'd been waiting somewhat anxiously for the Kirkus Review of recently published novel, A Reason To Tremble. They liked it and I'm really excited! The review follows:     After the small town of Hope, Ga., is rocked by the hit-and-run death of a 10-year-old girl, two brothers set out to...
balthazar-rodrigue-nzomono-balenda's picture
Mar.08.2012
At this moment, I sometimes don’t understand Africa and our mentality. Before you come up with all sorts of comments against me, give me a chance to explain my case.  I guess it’s nothing new, may be it is for some of you, but what’s my point here? I cannot understand that we’re spending our...
ruth-francisco's picture
Jan.25.2012
The reductive intelligence of political parties is essentially anachronistic and undemocratic.  If you take a look at the major political parties, Republican and Democratic, you would think that there were two and only two mindsets in the United States.  The Republican: anti-abortion,...
charles-a-ray's picture
Nov.28.2011
If you rely on the media, regardless of its reputation, for information about what’s going on in the world, I must sadly tell you that you are in all likelihood being badly misinformed. Through its actions of what it airs, or what it does not air, the media often paints a highly distorted and...
patricia-barbee's picture
Nov.08.2011
I was a precocious child.  I learned to read and write at age two.  I always thought that what the big kids did I could do. I remember a visit in Georgia to Mom's friend.  Within the city limits in a sylvan neighborhood was a small stream.  All the neighborhood children...
keiko-amano's picture
Aug.28.2011
Don’t you think hunger-strike is outmoded style of protest? No, it’s highly effective. Peaceful method is better than violent one. We are peaceful people. If we starve ourselves, we’ll die. No one in the great tsunami survived after three days in cold without food. Is he okay? He sprints like...
hank-quense's picture
Aug.25.2011
    Stacy Conundrum,  the FNN political reporter, filed this report from the capital building in Trenton, NJ The independent Corruption Investigation Commission (CIC) has announced its findings after an exhaustive three-year investigation.  The Commission could not identify any...
jitu-rajgor's picture
Aug.16.2011
It is 11.40 pm In India, next day after the 65th independence day. Very important event is happening in capital Delhi and all over the country. Since some year India is facing the evil of corruption by politicians and people at high places. Some of them are 2-G scam, Common Wealth Game scam and...
balthazar-rodrigue-nzomono-balenda's picture
May.10.2011
 Sometimes, I wonder if leaders who have our best interests in mind. Sometimes, I worry if our leaders care about creating jobs for us in our respective home countries, instead of moving them to countries like: China, Pakistan, India etc. Our Western weak leaders claim that it’s about globalization...