Archives for October, 2014

Why can’t the cleverest country in Europe get any Nobel Prizes? Raj Persaud and Professor Adrian Furnham

Why can’t the cleverest country in Europe get any Nobel Prizes?   Raj Persaud and Professor Adrian Furnham   This year’s Nobel Prizes were announced last week; over the years certain countries tend to dominate the Nobel Laureate committee’s assessment of outstanding academic contributions. Obviously a larger national population should be associated with more chances […]

Is the battle with Islamic State a ‘Just’ War? Raj Persaud and Peter Bruggen

Is the battle with Islamic State a ‘Just’ War? Raj Persaud and Peter Bruggen A leading authority on deciding whether a war can be ‘just’, explains whether the Western fight against Islamic State, is indeed a ‘Just War’. Is this war being sold to the public as ‘just’ or ‘moral’, when in fact it is […]