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Being Charlie 4

The satirical weekly has courted controversy in the past with its irreverent take on news and current affairs.The attack on the office got word and cartoon victims of the past defending the magazines right to mock or caricature other people. … Continue reading

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2014 Politics all over the world

Thailand The 2013–14 Thai political crisis did not seem to come to an end and the ‘peaceful’ protests were silenced at certain moments, with brutal police force. Anti-government protests took place between November 2013 and May 2014, organised by the … Continue reading

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Crimea votes overwhelmingly to join Russia

Originally posted on THE UKRAINIAN TIMES:
By Vladimir V. Sytin The Ukrainian Times Victory! The State Duma, Russia’s parliament, ratified the treaty on admission of Crimea to the Russian Federation after the March 16 overwhelming vote of more than 96%…

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When Crimean people made their choice

In January Jacek Krawczyk, President of the EESC Employers Group, said he thought that the European Economic and Social Committee must stand up for the rights of citizens whenever they are violated, especially when this happens through police brutality. He … Continue reading

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Ukrainians should be free to shape the future of their country

26-27 February 2014 EESC, Brussels: Ukrainians should be free to shape the future of their country. Europe looking at 2014 2014 was going to be a crucial year for all Europeans, having them to bring their vote once again and … Continue reading

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Oekrainiërs zouden vrij moeten zijn om zelf hun toekomst te bepalen

Voor alle Europeanen belooft 2014 een cruciaal jaar te worden. Weer eens zien wij op naar de mogelijkheid om een stem voor of tegen diegenen die onze landen als een eenheid willen waar maken. Al te lang wachten vele burgers … Continue reading

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Mastery from Kiev, Ukraine

From Kiev, a magnificent class concert with one climax after the other. Marvellous! *** Class Concert – Kiev Ballet by Laurent Gentot Класс-концерт *** Like Loraine C Murray remarks: La créme de la créme in technique and artistry. +++ Whilst … Continue reading

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Battling Borshct in Ukraine

Originally posted on cultura {the geopolitics cookbook}:
Mother Russia poetry majestic tells the time of a great empire Turning round the old man ponders Reminiscing an age gone by Mother Russia Dance of the tsars Hold up your heads Remember…

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