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2015 Human rights

Terrorism and freedom of speech In the wake of the horrific shooting at the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, illustrators and cartoonists around the world came together in solidarity with the 12 artists and ordinary people who … Continue reading

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Cities not under fear but monuments feared

The stories, the videos, the acts of unfathomable brutality have become a defining aspect of ISIS, which controls a nation-size tract of land and has now pushed Iraq to the precipice of dissolution. Its adherents kill with such abandon that … Continue reading

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Charlie Hebdo, offensive satire and why ‘Freedom of Speech’ needs more discussion

Originally posted on Christina O'Neill:
In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris last week, there has been a lot of emotionally driven debate. Some of these are long-standing issues: Many critics, like Rupert Murdoch, argued that the Muslim…

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American Founding Fathers Sayings

“ God governs in the affairs of man. And if a sparrow cannot fall to the ground without his notice, is it probable that an empire can rise without His aid? We have been assured in the Sacred Writings that except the … Continue reading

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