Chauvinism

Chauvinism is extreme bias for a cause or people belonging to a particular gender, nationality, race, place, language, religion, caste, etc. In other words, chauvinism is a belief that one’s identity is superior to other identities despite there being no empirical evidence authenticating the superiority. Chauvinism not just means loyalty for a particular clan, but usually […]

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Federalism

Federalism is a form of governance as per which multiple governments exercise shared control or power over a region. The constitution of the particular country/state bestows these powers on both governments. In other words, federalism is when a country has a government at the centre and separate sub-governments for its different regions (states or cities), […]

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Sting Operation

A sting operation is confidential video documenting carried out to expose a wrongdoing. Usually, undercover agents perform such operations to expose criminals. During the operation, the undercover reporter or agent doesn’t reveal his identity and/or the suspect is not aware of the reporter’s intentions. These operations could last for minutes or a few days or […]

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Famine

Famine is the state of extreme food scarcity within a geographical area. It’s basically the next level of food shortage. Acute food shortage within a family is not famine – the situation must affect a large population. Fortunately, famine has never been nationwide or continent-wide. It’s always local or regional, unless the country isn’t as […]

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Conversion Therapy

Also called reparative therapy or ex-gay therapy, conversion therapy is wherein the psychotherapist uses his professional education and experience to help the client reduce unnecessary same-sex or homosexual attractions and look further into the heterosexual side of things. In other words, the objective is to convert an individual from being gay or homosexual to straight […]

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