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Hillary Clinton: Of Glass Ceilings & Shattered Countries

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We live in a time when compassionate rhetoric is used as a weapon of state-corporate control. The rhetoric focuses on ethical concerns such as racial, gender and same-sex equality, but is disconnected from any kind of coherent ethical worldview. 2,262 more words


Four things I learnt from that "business leaders' letter"

Of course the election has moved on, but I just wanted to come back to last week’s “business leaders’ letter” to the Telegraph… 637 more words


Charlie Hebdo Reaction: Part 2, Know Your Enemy

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Part 1 is here.

If you’re on Facebook you might know the feeling. Somebody you know socially, somebody you like, generally intelligent and sound, has freshly planted on their Facebook page the latest effusion of  7,692 more words