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Jan.06.2014
What do you think about Pope Francis being chosen Best Dressed Man of 2013 by Esquire? When the magazine says, "Pope Francis's sartorial decisions have subtly signaled a new era (and for many, renewed hope) for the Catholic Church", it is jumping the gun.  As religious head, he has certainly...
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Aug.08.2012
White supremacy and neo-Nazism have different histories. Tanking up on the latter absolves internalised racism       “Nobody's angry here. We're just confused. Was this a random act? Was this directed at us because of the way we look?” The questions were raised by an onlooker at...
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Nov.30.2009
Minarets don’t really float my boat, but to ban them? That too in Switzerland by a referendum from the people? 57.5 percent voted in favour. It has been opposed by the Swiss government, parliament, business groups and churches but given the thumbs up by the Right wing Swiss People’s Party. Here are...