1. naylor182

    The International Criminal Court

    With the first trial of the ICC coming up (Prosecutor v. Thomas Lubanga Dyilo), I was wondering what impression you get of this court. It seems to strike me as a wonderful idea - i.e. a place where any individual can be held responsible for their crimes, regardless of status - but flawed in...
  2. N

    History of Esperanto -- International Language

    Esperanto was created in 1887 by Lazarus Ludwig Zamenhof, a 28 year old Polish ophthalmologist. He decided to create the language because he was surrounded by Estonians, Russians, Poles, Germans, and Latvians and just wanted to coexist with out all the language confusion. He said that one day...