Archive | December 2013

Eu and new gender employment standard

European Union prides itself in imposing new laws in many areas such as business, education, health, trade and the list goes on and on. One of the latest cases that caught my eye was the new law regarding gender equality in employment. Positive discrimination or a necessary regulation? Let’s discuss…

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Celebrities vs privacy issues

The dictionary definition of a celebrity is ‘a person that enjoys public attention’. Fred Allen takes this definition even further and says ‘A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized’. Interestingly, the privacy issues arising in the world of celebs concern both statements. Some poeple even ask a question whether people who court public exposure for PR purposes relinquish their rights to privacy?

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Bulgarians and Romanians are about to “invade” the UK

Immigration problem in the UK might already be boring for some people as we can hear and read about it every day. It seems like it is becoming an ethical issue.

However, what we read in the media since April this year about Romanian and Bulgarian immigrants who will “invade” the country is becoming a bit racist in my opinion. And I agree with a statement of one of my British friend who said that “it has made Britain look foolish”. It has been put out in the media as a repeat of 2004 (when the huge amount of Polish immigrants came) but much worse. It is like saying those countries are much more inferior and more corrupt.

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