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VE Day—a happy day for most, but not for all

Today 66 years ago, the weapons fell silent and peacetime began in Europe after six exhausting years of devastating war. It was definitely a happy, an exhilarating day which prompted celebrations all over the world. The forces of good defeated … Continue reading

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Natan Sharansky, “The Case for Democracy”

It may very well be that I’ve just discovered my absolute favourite book I’ve read in 2011. And quite possibly my favourite book of all times. Of all the political books I’ve read in my life, this has to be … Continue reading

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