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Pravda
Shock therapy: Notes on the humanitarian invasion of EuropeWe are the last men.Nietzsche By Nicolas Bonnal The present invasion of Europ
Shock therapy: Notes on the humanitarian invasion of Europe
Pravda / Posted 3 days ago
We are the last men.Nietzsche By Nicolas Bonnal The present invasion of Europe is due to three actual factors: The American wars in northern Africa and the Middle East, wars that have displaced and destroyed the lives of millions of people.... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Local football action light in week 2 of seasonWell, I started off the season 4-0 on my picks. The games went basically how I
Local football action light in week 2 of season
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Well, I started off the season 4-0 on my picks. The games went basically how I thought they would except for Augusta Christian/Augusta Prep. Augusta Christian won, but it was much closer than I thought it would be. What an effort by the Cavaliers... Read more
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The Columbian
Give Public Say on FireworksAt times, it seems, there can be a cavernous gulf between democracy and represe
Give Public Say on Fireworks
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
At times, it seems, there can be a cavernous gulf between democracy and representative democracy. Democracy — while we like to suggest that it is the cornerstone of American government — is untenable. We would not, for example, expect the public to... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Citizens Police Academy provides valuable insights“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” —
Citizens Police Academy provides valuable insights
The Shawano Leader / Posted 13 days ago
“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” — Edmund Burke The Shawano Police Department will hold its second Citizens Police Academy of the year beginning on Monday, Sept. 14. Officer Brandy Hoffman is this year’s... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Same-sex marriage: At some point governments have to govern Tony Abbott is salivating at the prospect of a plebiscite or referendum on sa
Same-sex marriage: At some point governments have to govern
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Tony Abbott is salivating at the prospect of a plebiscite or referendum on same-sex marriage, as it gives him a chance to exploit the "when in doubt, vote no" mentality. But really,... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Edmund Burke hopes limiting mistakes pays off in winsWednesday, August 19, 2015 Waynesboro, Ga-A year ago, Edmund Burke Acadmey mus
Edmund Burke hopes limiting mistakes pays off in wins
News 12 Augusta / Posted 15 days ago
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Waynesboro, Ga-A year ago, Edmund Burke Acadmey muscled up just three wins on the football field. Now with second year coach Charlie Fales back, they are expecting a lot more. And for good reason, a big senior class has... Read more
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Spalding Today
We all have a role in beating extremismHAYES IN THE HOUSE: By MP John Hayes ‘God is dead’ declared the German thinker
We all have a role in beating extremism
Spalding Today / Posted 19 days ago
HAYES IN THE HOUSE: By MP John Hayes ‘God is dead’ declared the German thinker Fredrick Nietzsche at the end of the 19th century. In the place of the Judeo-Christian tradition, Nietzsche argued, we should create our own value system without regard... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Obituary: Esteemed history professor Paul Langford wrote academic classicProfessor Langford arrived as an undergraduate in Oxford in 1964 and after beco
Obituary: Esteemed history professor Paul Langford wrote academic classic
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Professor Langford arrived as an undergraduate in Oxford in 1964 and after becoming a Junior Research Fellow he worked his way up to one of the most senior positions in the university. He was also Rector of Lincoln College for 12 years. Prof... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Six hours ... six, long hoursOPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equ
Six hours ... six, long hours
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 days ago
OPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equality, it takes six hours. Six hours. It’s a bloody long time when you think about it. If you were to drive from Sydney to Canberra, turn around and drive straight back... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Can South African voters question the legitimacy of Parliament?In its opening words, phrased as a declaration, the Freedom Charter embraces a
Can South African voters question the legitimacy of Parliament?
Daily Maverick / Posted 22 days ago
In its opening words, phrased as a declaration, the Freedom Charter embraces a claim to popular sovereignty and democratic rule, in the name of the people of South Africa. It immediately attacks the legitimacy of apartheid South Africa and... Read more
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International Business Times
Inglorious Twelfth: We have power to stop animals being blasted to bits for deranged amusement Today marks the start of a dark and bloody period for Britain's wildlife, when
Inglorious Twelfth: We have power to stop animals being blasted to bits for deranged amusement
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
Today marks the start of a dark and bloody period for Britain's wildlife, when our beautiful moorlands will be turned into killing fields. On 12 August, the so-called "Glorious Twelfth", more commonly known as the "Inglorious Twelfth", as has been... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Six hours ... six, long hoursOPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equ
Six hours ... six, long hours
Kiama Independent / Posted 23 days ago
OPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equality, it takes six hours. Six hours. It’s a bloody long time when you think about it. If you were to drive to Canberra, turn around and drive to Sydney and then turn... Read more
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Manning River Times
Six hours ... six, long hoursOPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equ
Six hours ... six, long hours
Manning River Times / Posted 23 days ago
OPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equality, it takes six hours. Six hours. It’s a bloody long time when you think about it. If you were to drive to Canberra, turn around and drive to Sydney and then turn... Read more
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The Young Witness
Six hours ... six, long hoursOPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equ
Six hours ... six, long hours
The Young Witness / Posted 23 days ago
OPINION: If you wanted to dash the hopes of the people waiting for marriage equality, it takes six hours. Six hours. It’s a bloody long time when you think about it. If you were to drive to Canberra, turn around and drive to Sydney and then turn... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is Hillary Clinton as Much a Populist as Bernie Sanders?Pick a year from the lives of the top-two Democratic candidates, and they’ll pr
Is Hillary Clinton as Much a Populist as Bernie Sanders?
The Atlantic / Posted 24 days ago
Pick a year from the lives of the top-two Democratic candidates, and they’ll present a study in contrasts. 1964: Bernie Sanders, a year after participating in MLK’s march on Washington, spends some time on an Israeli kibbutz. Hillary Clinton does... Read more
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Christian Today
Songs of Praise in Calais: Finally the media listens to migrants themselvesChristian migrants from Eritrea and Ethiopia at the makeshift church near Calai
Songs of Praise in Calais: Finally the media listens to migrants themselves
Christian Today / Posted 27 days ago
Christian migrants from Eritrea and Ethiopia at the makeshift church near Calais. Hardly known for its radical gestures, Songs of Praise this morning became the subject of celebration and criticism. The well-loved, and some would say innocuous... Read more
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J Weekly
lettersU.S. to protect Iran? A key clause of President Obama’s Iranian nuclear deal (
letters
J Weekly / Posted 28 days ago
U.S. to protect Iran? A key clause of President Obama’s Iranian nuclear deal (part 10 on page 142) includes a promise by America for “Cooperation to strengthen Iran’s ability to prevent, protect, and respond to nuclear security threats to nuclear... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Went Wrong in Picking CCM Presidential CandidateIn an earlier article written for the Current Affairs Corner, I described how t
What Went Wrong in Picking CCM Presidential Candidate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
In an earlier article written for the Current Affairs Corner, I described how the CCM Presidential candidate selection process was conducted fairly and justly, by focusing on the rules of procedure which were followed in the carrying out of that... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the EditorCut sewer bills Editor: A Times-Tribune article published July 27 regarded a c
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Cut sewer bills Editor: A Times-Tribune article published July 27 regarded a consortium of state and federal government representatives discussing the issue of high sewer bills affecting residents of Scott Twp. The response from our governor,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONCut sewer bills Editor: A Times-Tribune article published July 27 regarded a c
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Cut sewer bills Editor: A Times-Tribune article published July 27 regarded a consortium of state and federal government representatives discussing the issue of high sewer bills affecting residents of Scott Twp. The response from our governor,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
More politicians means better representationA KEY reason Labor won the Queensland election in January was the promise to re
More politicians means better representation
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 days ago
A KEY reason Labor won the Queensland election in January was the promise to rebuild the institutions of accountability and transparency. Since taking office, the Palaszczuk Government has made down payments on this promise, including: reducing the... Read more
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Salon.com
We have the left and right all wrong: The real story of the politics of nostalgia and traditionEver since Edmund Burke, founder of the conservative tradition, declared, “The
We have the left and right all wrong: The real story of the politics of nostalgia and tradition
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
Ever since Edmund Burke, founder of the conservative tradition, declared, “The very idea of the fabrication of a new government, is enough to fill us with disgust and horror,” pundits and scholars have divided the political world along the axis of... Read more
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Independent
Debt - the elephant in the room that the world can't deal withIf unfunded entitlement obligations – such as pensions, healthcare and old-age
Debt - the elephant in the room that the world can't deal with
Independent / Posted 1 months ago
If unfunded entitlement obligations – such as pensions, healthcare and old-age care – are included, the level of indebtedness increases dramatically. A crude measure of sovereign net worth is the present value of tax revenues and government assets... Read more
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Aliran Online
Will Gani Patail have the gumption to stand up for justice?What is certain is that the Attorney General’s term of tenure has been terminat
Will Gani Patail have the gumption to stand up for justice?
Aliran Online / Posted 1 months ago
What is certain is that the Attorney General’s term of tenure has been terminated. Whether that termination was done according to procedure, observing rules and regulations, is a point of contention. What is termination? It is bringing to an end the... Read more

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