Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on HBO has broadcast its second episode. On the first episode John Oliver spent significant time on the implications of the Indian election. The next week, he devoted significant time to the Sultan of Brunei’s decision to impose Sharia law on his subjects.
Both of these issues are serious challenges to Western democracies. Those same democracies are so self-involved that they are ignoring such challenges.
Good for my favorite British immigrant to the United States. Take some time to watch his work – you’ll be a little bit more aware of what’s going on in the world.