Psychologists have previously suggested that teenagers were mostly interested in money. After all, money can buy ice cream, swimming lessons, a dog, and a smartphone. Due to the fact that teenagers have no permanent work and not much of their own money, they should be interested in these "earnings" to get the things they want
Two US warships whose task is to provide assistance to Russia in case of emergency during the Winter Olympics in Sochi have arrived in the Black Sea region, the Pentagon reported. The security situation around the Games is much discussed in the West, and a new rally on the Maidan is planned for the opening day. Why the US destroyers?
Nothing was left from the military complex of the USSR, which still strikes imagination of many historians around the world. The collapse of the Soviet military complex occurred after conversion and separation of the republics, where Soviet defense industry companies were located. Will Russia be able to bring back its erstwhile defense power?
The gossip columns are white-hot, sending soccer fans around the world wild. The latest chatter involves Russian players, the premier League, Spain's La Liga, clubs like Benfica, FC Porto, Chelsea, Manchester United, Juventus, Arsenal and players like Wayne Rooney...and Nani. Read on...
The Geneva II peace conference in Switzerland is attended by forty States, including the Vatican. The purpose? To provide a venue for the Syrian people and the factions dividing them to solve their differences over a conference table, using diplomacy instead of arms? No, anything but. It is a microscope on an emasculated UNO, controlled by the USA.
Geneva-2 conference opened after another portion of propaganda to reveal "atrocities" of the Syrian army and incomprehensible mess with an invitation to Iran that had offered the best way out of the conflict. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon withdrew the invitation from Iran, after the United States put direct pressure on the official
Many former Soviet republics experienced the destructive nature of color revolutions, one of which is being implemented in Ukraine in version 2.0. However, there is no consolidated response to the situation from the CIS in sight. Ukraine is the chairman of the association, why not gather a quorum and get support?
The trend for the legalization of marijuana and other drugs is gaining momentum and even the United States is moving towards decriminalization of drugs. President Obama even said that smoking marijuana was simply a bad habit. However, it is likely that the Americans will have to reconsider this position in the future
IPAM and ISA IMAZON analyze the increase in deforestation in the Amazon in 2013 and make recommendations to the Government for this trend to be reversed. In 2013 , the 28% increase in Amazon deforestation put Brazilian society on alert. By and large, the deforestation actions were illegal.
After boycotting by European manufacturers, two states have been moving toward more ''viable'' methods for capital punishment. In at least two U.S. states, lawmakers are considering reintroducing "death by firing squad" as a method to execute prisoners sentenced to death. Firing squads would be the most viable and inexpensive option.
Vladimir Lenin passed away 90 years ago. One of the most-quoted thinkers in the world, Lenin then turned into a popular character for jokes and a weapon to advocate operations, the essence of which had little to do with historical truth. What kind of a person was the most famous Russian of the 20th century?
The same perpetrators of hundreds if not thousands of the most horrific scenes of torture in the illegal invasion of Iraq are now expressing horror at stories of human rights abuse in Syria, where the same perpetrators have been cavorting with terrorists, fomenting a civil war, then complaining when the authorities fight back.
U.S. lawmakers - at least some of them - have questioned the competence of Russian special services. It goes about security at the Olympic Games. At the same time, they say that U.S. intelligence agencies are satisfied with cooperation with Russian colleagues. Meanwhile, Russia had warned America of Boston attacks staged by Tsarnaev brothers.