Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Military: Fighting Injustice With Inequality And More Injustice

That war is wrong seems to be a given fact on this page. War is nothing but two groups of people despising the other just because of the place they were born in, and both of them resorting to violence … Continue reading

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The New Machine Age: Permanent Unemployment?

Despite the fact that the worst of the global recession seems to be over, unemployment is still at a staggeringly high level. There are plenty of explanations for it, the recent comments by Dutch politician Geert Wilders probably being a … Continue reading

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Medicine Will Always Be Just For Those Who Can Afford It

“It is time to get angry, to demand change,” Al Jazeera’s Manica Balasegaram concluded in his opinion piece about pharmaceutical companies not developing drugs for the poor. And to some extent, he’s right. It’s unfair that those companies are only … Continue reading

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The West: Where You’re Innocent Until Proven Guilty Unless You’re A Muslim

It took a few millennia, but people have finally begun to take a proper stance against discrimination. Sexism, homophobia, racism, anti-Semitism… we all know it exists and we all think it’s wrong. Anti-Semitism in particular is a term that is … Continue reading

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The New Lent: A True Way To Improve Yourself

Let’s be honest: whether you’re celebrating carnival or not, you’re not going to stop eating meat for 40 days. But what if I told you that there is another way of doing Lent? A modern way, that has nothing to … Continue reading

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The West is Always Right: Hypocrisy in the Ukrainian Conflict

Something very special happened this week: finally, after all those years of people supporting war for the sake of “democracy”, the Western world has changed its mind and decided that war is wrong. It took a while, but to some … Continue reading

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