Politics

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ali

How dare he!

It seems like Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali stole even more of Greta Thunberg’s childhood by winning this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, beating the 16-year old Swedish Apocalyptic who seemed …

knee

Let sport be sport

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wind1

Implementing Greta

religion

Culture

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Pussy Galore in the new Bond

The meh news of the day: Since Daniel Craig announced he was standing down as James Bond, debate has raged whether the next 007 should be a woman, or black. …

History

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Before there was Trump, there was Joe McCarthy

I’ve been reading M Stanton Evans’s excellent and scholarly “Blacklisted by History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America’s Enemies” (published some 12 years ago) …

The Fourth Partition

Unapologetic

Books

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mccarthy

Before there was Trump, there was Joe McCarthy

I’ve been reading M Stanton Evans’s excellent and scholarly “Blacklisted by History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America’s Enemies” (published some 12 years ago) …

Hands off my books, Marie

WTF

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money

The mystery of Australian banknotes

As we are completing more and more transactions with credit cards, online banking or payments, and increasingly apps, cash loses its place in our wallets and our lives. For young …

Lending a pinching hand

Love

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Think Feministically, Act Old-fashionally

Equality – good in theory, doesn’t necessarily work for you in practice: Marriage rates have steadily declined over the past few decades, and now researchers from Cornell University are offering …