The Australian and the Malaysian have proven that the people can take control and political leaders have to listen and do what we say. Otherwise we vote you out of the office!
Go have a look at AVAAZ - the world in action.
As per Oprah - all pain is the same. Whatever an Iraqi mother feels, a USA mother feels it too. That's why I really support Sally Field (I heart Nora Walker) in her EMMY acceptance speech, "If the mothers ruled the world, there would be no goddamn wars in the first place".
There's too much testosterone running world politics. It's time that a man went back to the kitchen and let him do the work for once! A man now can even be pregnant - what's next?
Religion and State should be separated - period! And we human need to be less greedy and materialistic. Remember the new 7 sins - excessive wealth is one of them (one ponders how much does the Vatican Church own though?)