In the US, a teenage boy form Texas was the topic of the day. The young inventor has, since the beginning of the week, been arrested, released, interviewed by the media and invited to meet Obama at the White House. But, Ahmed Mohamed never wanted any of this.
Everything started Monday morning when Ahmed brought a homemade clock at school, a clock that his teacher took for a bomb. However, a homemade clock was not an unusual think for that young boy. In his middle school, he was known as the inventor kid and his classmates were bringing him their electronics to fix or were even buying some of... [+] Read more
I have always been interested in international politics. When I read an article describing the recent events in Syria (http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2013/08/201383022471103335.html), I felt obligated to critically analyse it from an ethical point of view. As of August 31th, an alleged chemical strike that killed hundreds of civilians in the city of Damascus, Syria, is still under investigation by UN officials. The US, stating these attacks were commanded by Syria’s current... [+] Read more