Climate change is often regarded as one of the most profound global challenges by most governments and Singapore is no exception. In recent times, climate activism has been on the rise and is now a global movement – but, why does it remain so difficult to take action on the climate crisis? In this article, The IAS Gazette explores reasons behind this crucial inaction.
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North America United States (US) President Donald Trump will re-enter private life next year on
Dec 7: US House signs a bill decriminalising marijuana, UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine, Brazil centrist parties win big at municipal elections
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North America Some of the United States’ (US) biggest and closest allies in Europe, the
Oct 26: Chilean citizens riot in Santiago, Bahrain and Sudan normalise ties with Israel, former Burundian president rejects sentence
North America United States (US) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Republican senators that he
Oct 19: Thais defy protest ban, Boris Johnson tells UK to prepare for no-trade deal Brexit, French teacher beheaded on the street
North America A four-day Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing for US President Donald Trump’s Supreme
The freedom of the individual has been promoted since the dawn of the liberal democracy. However, should constitutions and laws prioritise individual freedom over the freedom of the masses? Or should the laws protect and serve the people as a whole?
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North America A federal appeals court ruled last Monday (Aug 31) that the House Judiciary
Aug 24: DNC endorses Biden-Harris ticket, Goldman Sachs agrees to settlement with Malaysia on 1MDB, Malian president resigns following a coup
North America Speaker Nancy Pelosi has called the House of Congress back from its summer