I suspect this topic is becoming more politically charged than it needs to be which leads to us loosing focus on what the main argument really is about. The natural progress of this approach is that different intrenched views begin making assumptions about the others sides intentions, people get agitated […]Read More
Articles by: fidelito
"Civility" – On The Brink
While following US elections I came across this interview with Katie Hopkins. Now please excuse my ignorance but I have never heard of/or seen her before. That said I must admit I am not going to loose too much sleep on that because to me it was a lousy introduction. […]Read More
The US Presidential Elections 2016 -What is Going On?
I have always been fascinated by US elections back since the time I used to work for the Fulbright Commission in Egypt. It was kind of a celebration watching democracy in the making and being part of that experience. I continue that tradition of following US presidential elections to this day […]Read More
BREXIT-"A Special Deal for the Special One"
It seems the arrogant mentality that influenced the Brexit vote is now trying to shape terms of the negotiations with the EU using delusional theories about “The Special Deal” the UK is able to secure with the EU-well guess what, this is sure to fail for a simple reason; the […]Read More
"Liberal Policy Forum" – A Proposition for the UK's Liberal Democrats Party
As a member of the party today I put forth a proposal for the party to develop a policy forum that can help shape party policy in 2 main areas; Foreign Policy Community Integration Unlike the FPC the intention here is to develop visions/activity in these areas from the bottom […]Read More
iCloud-An "i" in the Cloud that makes a Hacker Proud
I recently had an extremely stressful experience when my main iCloud account was hacked. But then again, that is just the tip of iceberg in a saga that started over 2 months ago and I am “glad” to say its yet to be resolved. To be brief, beyond the shock […]Read More
LibDemVoice without "Lib" or "Dem" or "Voice"
I am very disappointed by the editors policy on the Libdemvoice website. I recently tried to post an article critical of LibDems leadership on foreign policy related matters but the post was not accepted by the editor of the site suggesting that it is too critical to party leadership without […]Read More
Liberal Democrats the "Internationalist Party"…oh really?
With recent tragic deaths related to acts of terrorism in France & Germany and the increasing concern over the growing threat of fundamentalist Islam we need to ask our party leadership where are your statements/actions vis-a-vis such important events? Perhaps you should take a cue from the party’s website top menu […]Read More
Disinformation-The Real Threat
The threat of Disinformation is real and needs to be dealt with as a matter of government priority. In the good old days of the cold war geographic/information isolation was a mean of controlling hearts/minds. Now it turns out people, through the power of disinformation, have been empowered to live […]Read More
Article Review-Global Crisis are met with Perplexity (by Andrei Soldatov)
A very interesting observation to the recent Chatham House third London Conference June 16-17 (click the picture to open original article page). Following are take-away points from this article in terms of challenges; Praising globalisation has passed, as we are overwhelmed with too many issues; Absence of strategy on human […]Read More