Daily Archives: November 2, 2010

The first and most natural of nation states

The nation state is the political organisation of ethnically similar peoples. Historically, the nation state arose from strong kingship over lands which contained peoples who were ethnically similar. How those lands came to be ethnically similar is another matter – … Continue reading

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English – the language of the world

English is the nearest we have to world language. It is   spoken as a second language by more people than any other. Its reach is worldwide. Most scientific papers are published in English. It is the language of the Internet. … Continue reading

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