Silk Road Essays


Dark Web, Darknet, Deep Web Essay

In this dark net essay, we will investigate the dark net.  We will describe what it is, what it is not, and how to access in it.  The essay will contain information about how the dark web became a way to engage in criminal activity, including: buying and selling drugs; buying and selling weapons; buying and selling fake IDs; trafficking in counterfeit goods; and buying and selling credit card information, social security numbers, and other information necessary for identity theft.  The essay will delve into some of the history of the dark net, including the founding of Silk Road, and Continue Reading...

Islam Developing Trade Routes in Africa and Asia

every believer was equal (Ahmed). Spread to Asia In most places in Asia, like those in Middle Asia and silk road, conversions were mainly due to the advantageous economic policies given by Muslim rulers. Even among those who were conquered in Middle Asia, the Muslim religion kept spreading effortlessly as traders introduced the religion to the west and north. In the Southeastern side of Asia, which today, has a large population of Muslims, Islam was introduced through trading activities between Arabia and India. Just like African areas, coastal leaders were among the first people to convert, since the merchants who started… Continue Reading...

Southernization and Westernization

of history to change, that being new facts coming to light. Indeed, the silk road that existed in Asia was not obvious and apparent until much more recently than when other facts became obvious and apparent. The varying and inconsistent path of the silk road fed into this complexity and difficulty in finding the history. Further, Liu's treatise on this subject is not even a decade old as of the writing of this brief research report. Such discoveries like this can and will shape and change what is presumed or known about history up to the point of the… Continue Reading...

Future Of the Wto

& Bick, A. (2017). Trump’s national security strategy: A new brand of mercantilism? Retrieved from http://carnegieendowment.org/2017/08/17/trump-s-national-security-strategy-new-brand-of-mercantilism-pub-72816 Bloomberg. (2017). China’s silk road cuts through some of the world’s riskiest countries. Retrieved from https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-10-25/china-s-new-silk-road-runs-mostly-through-junk-rated-territory Brown, C. (2017). Will the Proposed US Border Tax Provoke WTO Retaliation from Trading Partners? Retrieved from https://piie.com/system/files/documents/pb17-11.pdf Gonzales, A. (2017). Govt pushing for inclusive globalization at WTO meet. Retrieved from http://www.manilatimes.net/govt-pushing-inclusive-globalization-wto-meet/367928/ Lamy, P. (2012). Emerging economies have shifted the balance of power in world trade. WTO. Retrieved from https://www.wto.org/english/news_e/sppl_e/sppl258_e.htm Lohr, S. (2016). New approach to corporate tax law has House GOP support. Retrieved from https://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/12/business/economy/new-approach-to-corporate-tax-reform.html Quijones, J.… Continue Reading...