Why is learning a second language important?
Due to the global way our society interacts in today, it is becoming more and more imperative that those entering the job market are bilingual, in order to be competitive.
What is the difference between political and civil liberties?
Political liberty may be viewed as a component of civil liberty. Political liberty consists of a set of political rights that enable the individual to participate in a society’s political process. Ambiguous term, as one may have civil liberties/civil rights, but political rights are not included within them.
How does today's trend of globalization impact the global economy?
We see specific examples of how intertwined the global economy has become, as a result of globalization. For example, the global economy suffered hugely after the US housing crash in 2008. "When the United States sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold."