Monthly Archives: October 2010

Modern Latin America- Some Impressions

In reading about Latin America one has to do display a great deal of fascination for the fact that its people and policymakers have enabled most of the countries to pick the path to prosperity, and improve its standing in … Continue reading

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Essay über Konkurrenz und Wettbewerb

Man müsste sich überlegen warum einige Bevölkerungsgruppen erfolgreicher sind als andere. Erfolg darf am materiellen und sozio-kulturellen Reichtum einer Gesellschaft gemessen werden. Die Antwort liegt nicht nur in der Bereitstellung materieller Ressourcen, eine angenehme geographische und politische Lage, sondern in … Continue reading

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Eine Abhandlung über Amerika

Dieser Blog ist all meinen deutschsprachigen Lesern gewidmet, die verstehen wollen worum es sich in den USA handelt, was die momentanen politischen und wirtschaftlichen Umstände betreffen, was die Nation zurückhält, und was gegen die Probleme getan werden kann. Gewisse Umstände … Continue reading

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Oil Spill in New Orleans- A Structural Problem

Isn’t it an outrage what BP has produced here? It is their conscious action that has caused the massive oil spill, with sources varying about how much oil actually gets leaked each day. BP says it is 5,000 barrel, whereas … Continue reading

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U.S. National Debt

The U.S. national debt is one of the greatest problems facing the United States, demanding fair and reasonable action to address this issue. The national debt comprises $12.6 trillion. (Hall) The debt held by the public will increase from 63.6% … Continue reading

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Illegal Immigration, Immigration and Immigration Reform

There were 37.5 million immigrants in the United States in 2007 (Camarota, 1). Over the last seven years 1.6 million immigrants annually came into the United States.(Camarota, 3). It is estimated that 11.3 million illegal immigrants are in this country … Continue reading

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Essay on Liberalism and Social Liberalism

There is a notable distinction between old-school liberalism of the 16th and 17th century that formulated political change in Western societies (based on writings from John Locke, Immanuel Kant, Jean-Jacques Rousseau and others) and Social Liberalism that is the emanation … Continue reading

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