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The War in the Middle East: An End In Sight?

In a week like this, you might expect me to give my insights on Charlie Hebdo and everything surrounding it. But I won’t. I assume that for regular readers it isn’t difficult to guess what my views are, and either … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day: Lest We Forget What We Never Knew

Today, the 11th of November, is Remembrance Day in much of the Commonwealth, including the United Kingdom. “Lest we forget” is the common sentiment, imploring us not to forget about those fallen heroes in all those many wars that have … Continue reading

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More Western Ignorance: Do YOU Understand North Korea?

Sometimes Western countries show that they are open-minded and progressive, that the people who live there know what they are doing and that the media actually thinks before posting their articles. Sometimes, however, they don’t. Sometimes Western countries are ignorant, … Continue reading

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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 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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Gay Rights and Russia: My Look Back at the War of 2014

Rather than going for my usual format, I decided to write a short story in fictional form. I hope you enjoy! ~ It’s the 7th of February 2024, the 10 year anniversary of when it all began. I still remember … Continue reading

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War Heroes Should Not Be Heroes

War is destructive and evil. War is the cause for thousands of deaths every day, it holds millions of people in a permanent state of fear and it has destroyed homes, friendships and minds. War is death, and nothing more. … Continue reading

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