The unexpected inclusiveness

One of the promises of democracy is (among others of course) to grant everyone the same possibilities, rights and chances to pursuit to happiness and a fulfilled life. Unfortunately, the reality tells another story. Race, gender, sexual orientation and ethnic background function in some society and country like rocks in the road. But there is another issue, that is often forgotten and ignored: Disability. Discrimination due to disability is not necessary connected to targeted discrimination, but rather to mobile discrimination, institutional discrimination or in general: Discrimination because of lack of acknowledging the special needs.
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A Crimean Story – Who is writing it?

My goal is not to discuss the reasons for the throw-over in Kiev or the situation during the Maidan-Protests or the honest motivation of the annexation of Crimea to the Russian Federation. All these questions would require a deep and broad look at the events and motives of all parties. Continue reading