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The Courage of Admitting We are Wrong

It is so hard to admit that we are wrong. In this venue I’ve shared several times of a life-long effort to “be right,” an effort that still rears its head even in this venue! 366 more words

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Food For Thought Friday #11: An Extreme Britain?

Hello readers!
Welcome to another instalment of Food For Thought Friday.
What will the General Election coming up here in the good old UK, I am probably going to be writing a lot more about politics and the parties, thus, today’s discussion of interest will be focussed on the potential for Britain to fall into the trap of political extremism. 788 more words

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Debate Recap: Populism and Political Extremism, 10th of March 2015

Debate ends with no agreement on support for Russia's drafted resolution condemning neo-Nazism and political extremism. #MUNADebate

— Aarhus Model UN (@MUNAarhus) March 10, 2015…

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"Apocolypse Now"---Always Near to Some

Two days ago Senator Ted Cruz presented his stock-issue tale of woes, wrapping it up by saying, “Your world is on fire!” An alarmed three-year old girl in the crowd innocently asked, to no one in particular, “Is the world on fire?” As the crowd chuckled, Cruz tried to soften the blow with an answer but he had done his damage. 306 more words

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Populism and Political Extremism

Mark your calendars: on the 10th of March, Model United Nations Aarhus will be hosting its next debate! The theme this time: Populism and Political Extremism. 800 more words

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