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What’s so funny about peace, love and understanding?
The intersection / Chuck Coker An article on religion in politics from 2010 In 1775, just  before the birth of the United States, and two years after the Boston Tea Party, British lexicographer Samuel Johnston declared that “Patriotism is the last refuge of...
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Letter from Santa
From Xmas 2011 and Austerity has reached the North Pole Dear All, First of all, Christmas is postponed, probably until Q2 in 2012. The reason is that we’ve all been waiting for the markets to quiet down so I can shuffle some funds around before we can get i...
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Hell and high water: Television, New York punk pioneers
Iconic New York proto-punk band;s debut was released in 77, containing the acclaimed track, Marquee Moon While many believe that the iconoclastic punk music started in London in late 1976, like many revolutions in sound, the revolt had begun earlier in a di...
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The Towering Inferno - an investigation into the Berlaymont fire
Artists impression based on eyewitness accounts 2010 saw a fire in the Berlaymont HQ of the European Commission, we gathered a list of suspects As eurocrats scuttled away from the flames, apocalyptic preachers roamed around Schuman quoting the more excitabl...
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Stan Laurel the quiet comedy pioneer
Way out in front One of the best moments in journalism, is when you discover someone you admire is even more wonderful than you thought On February 23, 1965, Stan Laurel told his last joke, telling his nurse that he would rather be skiing. "Are you a skier,...
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Amnesty Head asks Council to act on Roma deportations
Secretary General of Amnesty International Interview with: Salil Shetty in October 2010 You’re touring the important capitals, how important is Brussels for Amnesty? Brussels is at the centre of global policy making because of the EU, it’s one of the top th...
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Van Rompuy's Haiku Anthology To Cause A Storm
The Herminator A satirical look at the short poem president who found time to publish his haikus in 2012 The President of the European Council, Herman van Rompuy has announced that he will shortly be publishing a collection of his Japanese poems. He has bee...
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Fighting the drug trade
A 2011 interview with Raymond Yans as the International Narcotics Control Boards issue their annual report. Do you see any changes in the way the international drug trade operates? If we look at Europe, a lot of trends start here and continue elsewhere. One...
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Who's really paying for the financial crisis?
John Monks, was head of Europe's Trade Unions and is now a Peer Interview with: John Monks Head of European Trades Unions in 2010 In a rare moment of summer heat in Brussels Andy Carling sat down with John Monks the Secretary General of the European Trade U...
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G’day Europe
The song remains the same Australia's entry to the Eurovision Song contest shows they should become part of the EU There was a mixture of shock and awe as people slowly digested the implications of Australia’s entry into the Eurovision Song Contest. Clearly...
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The Kindest Cut Of All
Kraftwek as a barbershop choir The strange world of mens' hairdressing Our body hair is generally pretty disciplined, but the hair on the head is one of the most insubordinate parts of the human body. It grows too much, acts strangely when damp and as you g...
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World Bank fraud chief: “I’m going to get the big guys”
Feared and fearless: Leonard McCarthy Interview with Leonard McCarthy Vice-President, in charge of Institutional Integrity at the World Bank in October 2010 When it comes to fighting corruption, few investigators are more feared than Leonard McCarthy, Vice-...
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