The election of Jair Bolsonaro

With almost all of the vote reported, Jair Messias Bolsonaro from The Social Liberal Party will almost certainly be Brazil's next president. But who is this new world leader? And why has the gaze of the entire world (particularly western nations) fallen upon Brazil? The man himself Jair Messias Bolsonaro born in 1955 is a politician…

With warming political relations, is Korean reunification possible?

As North Korean athletes arrive in South Korea for the winter Olympics, discussion about co-operation and reunification has been prompted. North Korea appears supportive and positive about such discussions, urging "all Koreans at home and abroad" to "promote contact (and) cooperation between North and South Korea" In the South, however, protests met the North Korean hockey…

Uk forewarns aid cuts

The United Kingdom has announced they will begin to cut foreign aid to developing countries failing to invest in their own citizens. The country who now provides £13 billion each year overseas is calling for governments to take more responsibility and step up. Failing to do so would influence the UK's economic support. This new…