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Don't keep calm! And don't carry on!
Should Europeans 'keep calm' and conform to the status quo?
Last updated: 07 Jun 2014 09:27 GMT
The state of the European disunion
European discord has highlighted the fact that the eurozone crisis is political rather than economic, argues Marder.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2012 11:10 GMT
Calls to send Gaza "back to the Middle Ages" only reinforce Israel's current state of medievalism.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 16:07 GMT
The nation-state has lost the last shreds of its "supreme authority" to make "decisions on domestic policy matters".
Last updated: 10 Nov 2012 12:49 GMT
Fortuna's dark side: Politics 'contra' fatalism
Unlike fatalists, tragic heroes do not give up in the face of fate; rather, they act against all odds, write authors.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2012 06:09 GMT
Art and the language of things
Inanimate objects may communicate a meaning or intent through their juxtaposition with other objects, and with us.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2012 18:02 GMT
The idea of following in the age of Twitter
Users follow topics believing it expresses them somehow, but do they even understand what influences their preferences?
Last updated: 20 May 2012 07:05 GMT
A genealogy of enjoyment
In a hedonistic culture, it is easy to forget that 'enjoyment' was once a rigorously theological concept.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2012 15:55 GMT
Is Portugal hopeless?
Portuguese must give up their love of fate, stop revelling in misery and self-sacrifice they have come to identify with.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2012 07:03 GMT
A revolution in botanical nomenclature
Since January 1, botanical terms are to be named in English rather than Latin, changing a centuries old practice.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2012 11:27 GMT
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Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Gaza attacks: Lethal warnings
Conquering Russia and the 'heartland'
Why Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is an impostor
Osman Rifat Ibrahim
Afghanistan's dangerous game of thrones
Occupy Flagstaff House: Wake up call for Ghana's democracy?
Egypt vs African Union: A mutually unhappy ending?
In Pictures: Iran's booming consumer culture
Iranians are increasingly buying into Western-style consumerism, despite sanctions and often high prices.
In Pictures: The last Aryans
Brogpas living in remote Himalayas claim to be last of the Aryans, luring tourists and researchers.
In Pictures: Israeli strikes devastate Gaza
The UN has expressed concern over the rising civilian death toll in Gaza, and extensive damage to local infrastructure.
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