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Is it true that Islam is against the idea of liberty, democracy, and human rights? How does Islam as a religion see the concept of free trade and free market? Can we really blame anyone for thinking Islam as an intolerant and aggressive religion? These are the questions that many…
The relation of Islam and liberty is a complicated matter and still hotly debated today. One of the reasons is the fact that the majority muslims in many parts of the world are still allergic to the idea of liberty, or liberalism to be more specific. In this regard, I…
the history of Chinese political philosophy, there are two giants who are still refereed until now; Han Fei Zi and Lao Zi. The former was from the legalist school. For Han Fei Zi, human is inherently evil and only seek his own benefits, that to control their inherent wickedness there…
Nearly 20 years since the Reformation movement overthrown the dictatorial regime of New Order with hope to establish purer freedom and democracy, people’s complains of their leaders moral decadency, juvenile delinquency, high crime rate, and moral depravation and promiscuity, has instead fueled the rise of anti-democracy groups that turn system…
It has become a common opinion that the Nordic countries are the right example in talking about gender equality, especially regarding the representation and participation of women in various fields. Nordic countries with Viking cultural background, gender equality, and strong welfare state policies have undoubtedly allowed significant advancement of women.…