Monthly Archives: June 2013

Why America is Learning while the Conservatives Still Have a Point

Although this blog is becoming more US-orientated than I would have wanted it to, this is a week of happiness. It took them a while, but finally, the US court has taken a decent step in the direction of marriage … Continue reading

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A Story About Two Little Boys Called Russia and America

Since the irony in last week’s blog seemed to be appreciated, I figured I’d do something similar today. This time it is an opinion written in the form of a children’s story. The reason I wrote it is because of … Continue reading

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Feminism is Losing its Touch

Yesterday I was watching one of Laci Green’s videos, which, as usual, brewed up some criticism within me. I very much enjoy watching her videos, but I fear that the main reason for that is because they inspire me to … Continue reading

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Nine Life Lessons for People Travelling through Wales (Or for travelling anywhere… and actually also for people sitting on their couch…)

So I have just come back from my holiday in Wales (that’s a lie: in reality I’m still in Wales while writing this, but you won’t know that), and I figured that as my first blog post after my return, … Continue reading

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Giving Aid to Developing Countries is Wrong

This is going to be one of those painful posts in which I advocate a view which is just unacceptable, and, quite frankly, of which I am pretty sure I don’t agree myself. However, it is always good to think … Continue reading

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Countries With The Death-Penalty: Pick The Odd One Out

A few weeks ago I was looking up random things on Wikipedia when I stumbled upon this image showing all the countries in the world, coloured on the basis of whether the death penalty was still in place or not. … Continue reading

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