These days, people are in so much of a rush within their lives that they simply have no time for civility. Years ago, it cost nothing to open doors for people, or to give up your bus seat for an elderly person.
Having unilaterally reimposed sanctions on Iran, US President Donald Trump's administration is threatening to penalize companies doing business with the Islamic Republic by denying them access to US banks.
Law and order or democracy? This seems to be an eternal question for countries like Ethiopia. For several decades or in some cases for centuries, developed democracies were struggling to determine an optimal balance of freedoms and limitations for their citizens.