Category: History

Colonising Mars (Finale): Paradigm Shift

In 1948 at the Temple of the inscriptions in Palenque, the Tomb of Mayan King Pakal was discovered by Mexican archaeologist Alberto Ruz Lhuillier. The lid of […]

Underdogs: Aaron Swartz (The Hacker Way)

As the Net Neutrality debate continues to rage with a strong focus on the Technological and Institutional dimensions of the issue, its effect on the […]

Guarding Africa’s Revolution: Lessons From China’s Deng Xiaoping

“It matters not whether the cat is black or white, as long as it catches mice.”   Deng Xiaoping Following the appointment of Emerson Mnangagwa as […]

Africa’s Path To Democracy: Lessons From The French Revolution

“A fledgling democracy born out of revolution can be fragile. Its leaders have to learn how to manage the new business of politics, often with […]