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Will it be war again?
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Will it be war again?

In Colombia, a section of the FARC-EP (the guerrilla group that demobilised in 2016 thanks to the signing of the Peace Agreements) has decided to take up arms once more. Deep down this is another sign of the failure of this country’s project to become a civilised nation.    Juan […]

The ritual of chauri (fan) waving the Sikh scripture to show respect (Jasleen Kaur)
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Is scripture sacred?

Given that scripture is the sacred writing of a religion, it seems nonsensical to question its sacredness. But it can be asked what makes it sacred in the first place and whether it is worthy of being treated as sacrosanct, as something so important that it should not be interfered […]

Boris is right
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Boris is right

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is right. Wow, I said it. But it’s true. Even though I oppose Brexit, fervently, he is correct.   Steve Latham   In what way? In that ‘no deal’ is necessary to any negotiating strategy with the European Union. That is, it is essential that the […]