Patrik K. Meyer

Patrik K. Meyer

Patrik K. Meyer holds a PhD in politics and international studies from the University of Cambridge and is currently a visiting scholar at Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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Opinion | Hong Kong protesters have made it clear they know their rights, but they must also recognise their obligations

The establishment of most rights is only viable and sustainable if human obligations are fulfilled first. The right to protest presupposes people’s duty to inform themselves of the facts and to respect the opinions of those who disagree.

23 Nov 2019 - 1:35PM

The establishment of most rights is only viable and sustainable if human obligations are fulfilled first. The right to protest presupposes people’s duty to inform themselves of the facts and to respect the opinions of those who disagree.

Hong Kong protesters have made it clear they know their rights, but they must also recognise their obligations
Opinion | From Google to Facebook and beyond: beware the rise of a new generation of elites, superpowered by AI

Artificial intelligence is entrenching the power of the elites and magnifying their self-serving nature beyond imagination. At stake is the common good of humanity.

7 Jul 2019 - 11:09PM

Artificial intelligence is entrenching the power of the elites and magnifying their self-serving nature beyond imagination. At stake is the common good of humanity.

From Google to Facebook and beyond: beware the rise of a new generation of elites, superpowered by AI
The West must stop its deceptive mantra of regime change in Syria and listen to the people instead
Why the popular vote treasured by fans of Western democracies is a delusional concept