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Post-liberalism, national identity and the City of God

It won’t have escaped anyone’s notice that, in Europe at least, political parties devoted to protecting national interests are resurgent. The great liberal project of post-nationalism seems to have failed. 984 more words

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Klein, "Lives in Common: Arabs and Jews in Jerusalem, Jaffa and Hebron"

Next month, Hurst Publishers will release “Lives in Common:  Arabs and Jews in Jerusalem, Jaffa and Hebron” by  Menachem Klein (Bar-Ilan University, Israel). The publisher’s description follows: 170 more words

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"Freedom of Speech and Islam" (Kolig, ed.)

Last month, Ashgate Publishing released “Freedom of Speech and Islam” edited by Erich Kolig (University of Otago). The publisher’s description follows:

Freedom of speech and expression is considered in the West a high public good and an important social value, underpinned by legislative and ethical norms. 140 more words

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The Real Catholic Debate

Rod Dreher’s post at The American ConservativeGhosts of Colson & Neuhaus, is exceptionally interesting.  It summarizes the discussions at a recent seminar hosted by… 1,140 more words


Colonization of Knowledge

Caste System, unlike other Indian inventions, is not something we can be (or should be) proud of.  A morally abhorrent construct of the past, the endurance of which defies comprehension. 1,628 more words

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