• Drums of prejudice: Avenging terror through hate crimes?

    Drums of prejudice: Avenging terror through hate crimes?0

    Unprecedented hostility is taking place towards Indians coming from the state of Kashmir.
    These violent attacks are happening in several states following a deadly suicide attack on the Indian forces in Pulwama – India-administered Kashmir.

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  • Cities in transition: Why is urban farming good for us

    Cities in transition: Why is urban farming good for us0

    Societies try to become more and more resilient these days. Greening the cities is the new trend that tends to be inserted into urban lifestyles.

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  • Autonomous Weapons Systems: A new kind of diplomacy?

    Autonomous Weapons Systems: A new kind of diplomacy?0

    Kubrick’s 1964 film Doctor Strangelove portrays the devastating impact of a Soviet doomsday device. Programmed to automatically wipe out all human life if any nuclear attack would have struck the nation, the curious construction showed great diplomatic potential. Annoyed as to why the Soviets had kept the device a secret, Doctor Strangelove ranted to the Soviet Ambassador: “The whole point of the doomsday machine (deterrence) is lost if you keep it a secret. Why didn’t you tell the world?”As described by William McNeill in his book The Pursuit of Power, technological and military advances have a fundamental effect on global international relations.Yet these type of developments can only reach a certain level, before edging towards irreparable damage.

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