Psychology of poverty

Psychology of poverty

  Poverty is a global issue; it’s a self-sustaining trap that has roots in every corner of the earth. Figure 1 below demonstrates the widely accepted and simple argument for cycle that poverty. Current methods of combatting poverty typically focus on alleviating...
Lines in the Sand

Lines in the Sand

During World War I, two men met to draw lines in the sand.  Sir Mark Sykes and Francois Georges Picot, representing their respective countries of England and France, were to determine the partitioning of the dissolving Ottoman Empire.  The lines were not drawn based...
Women in Combat: A Worldwide Trend

Women in Combat: A Worldwide Trend

On July 8, 2016 the United Kingdom lifted restrictions on women in combat roles. In a press release last Friday David Cameron declared it a “major step” that make armed forces “reflect the society we live in”. The head of British armed services Sir Nick Carter advised...