Over the last 20 years the world has seen many changes. These range from technological leaps, globalization, the rise of Asia as economical powers, global warming and the radicalization of certain religions.
Our political leaders have lost credibility, Citizens everywhere have stopped going to the voting booth, leaving their future in the hands of the more zealous voters. The major corporations have utilized this democratic weakness to strengthen their powers and nonchalantly increasing the social gap.
There are many positive outcomes in this new world. Communication between individuals around the world has never been so easy. Ideas can be shared around the globe in seconds. In many places humanity is getting it's act together in terms of equality of the genders, race, and sexual preference, although there is still opposition to change.
Everyday, we are learning more about our beautiful planet and sharing this information with the masses, raising awareness and empowering positive change.
www.debate-it.com will try to raise awareness about certain socio-political ideas and offer ideas on how to resolve some. I sincerely hope you will use these ideas to start debates in your own circles.
‟A lively discussion is usually helpful, because the hottest fire makes the hardest steel.” - Tom Clancy, Debt of Honor