Fires in Chile: Arson? Accident?
Corruption

Fires in Chile: Arson? Accident?

It is unclear why fires flamed up in the Chilean city of Valparaiso. Some attribute it to protests and human causes but shoddy construction and poor regulations could also be to blame. Prevention is better than cure and there are many such cases around the world. Hundreds of homes were

Poor countries tackled poverty but deserve more
Demographics

Poverty, growth and baseless anger

Poor countries tackled poverty at an impressive rate but their citizens deserve more if they are to truly match the standard of living found elsewhere. People dissatisfied in many Western countries don’t quite know how good they have it right now.  Fast-growing Asian countries have eliminated poverty at an astonishing