Category Archives: Viewpoint

When Religion Turns Toxic

(By Dr Joyce Jonas) Every so often we are confronted by media reports of some horror or other which has been perpetrated in the name of “religion”. A little child has been left to die because the religion of the parents forbids a ...

The United Nations at 70

(By Professor W. Andy Knight, PhD, FRSC) The United Nations system embodies concepts of international cooperation and multilateralism. It is the only true universal multilateral body our world has ever seen, and it celebrates its ...

A Look at Press Freedom

(by Wesley Gibbings) Accurately determining a country’s press freedom status has always been a difficult task. International human rights groups sometimes quibble over the precise metrics and there have been known to be interestin...