Unfortunately, judging by the fact that Syria is, along with Libya, one of the only two Arab countries in which a civil war started, President Assad may share the fate of dictator Gaddafi. Even if the Arab League offered him the chance to resign and flee the country, his stubbornness to keep his presidential seat may cost him his life….. Another dictator, sure to fall…. But who will take his place?
Monthly Archives: July 2012
“More than four years after the financial crisis began, the world’s major advanced economies remain deeply depressed, in a scene all too reminiscent of the 1930s. And the reason is simple: we are relying on the same ideas that governed policy in the 1930s. These ideas, long since disproved, involve profound errors both about the causes of the crisis, its nature, and the appropriate response. [….]”
(read the entire article at this link)
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Prime-minister Victor Ponta does not represent ME, as a citizen of Romania! As anyone with access to the Internet can verify the accusations of plagiarism (I have done this myself), Victor Ponta should not only renounce at the title of doctor, but also resign from his function as prime-minister of our country.
Note: This open letter has been co-authored by myself and Dr. Danut Manastireanu, and has been published with my permission on his personal blog.
Feel free to disseminate the letter as widely as you can. Should you wish to make any changes or additions, please check them either with myself or Dr. Manastireanu.
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN
In the past days the current government led by Mr. Victor Ponta has taken measures that signal a dangerous direction for Romania and its shaky democracy. The situation in our country is truly worrying and we beseech you to reflect the latest troubling developments on the Romanian political scene, including the serious plagiarism charges launched by Nature magazine at Prime Minister Victor Ponta.
Representatives from Nature magazine have presented detailed evidence that a substantial part of Mr. Ponta’s 2003 PhD thesis on the International Criminal Court has been clearly…
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American theologian and pastor John F. MacArthur had ben accused that he doesn’t believe in the forgiveness of sins by the blood of Jesus Christ (in the article “Not His bleeding, but his dying”, Grace to You). Actually, he wasn’t understood in context, because he had made refference to his actual blood, not his death, as the title say.