Leonardo de Arrizabalaga y Prado “A democracy is only as good as its demos.” Discuss. What does this mean? To me it means that a democracy can only serve its people’s best interests, to the extent that the majority of its voters know what is in their own best interests, understand all the factors affecting those …..
‘In order for everything to stay the same, everything must change.’ What does this famous phrase coined in the 20th century mean in the context of the 21st?
This in-depth article explores the relationship between kleptocracy and democracy.
Is Putin Hitler? This article explores similarities and differences between the two.
Modern Security Culture (MSC) is an online journal published by the New Security Foundation. It is founded in response to the ancient question: ‘Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?’ ‘Who is to guard the guardians themselves?’ Our answer is: We are.
Leonardo de Arrizabalaga y Prado In an article in New Security Learning, 5, entitled ‘We are the children of modernity’, I argue that the culture which we in the NSL forum seek to develop and defend is that of modernity. Modernity is there defined as a set of secular rationalist assumptions, values and principles, originally …..