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10 Oct 2013
In 2008 Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited Germany, surprisingly for a national leader visiting a country with a large number of...
9 Mar 2012
In 2010, the leader of Canada’s Bloc Québécois party, Gilles Duceppe, explained to a US audience that Quebec sovereignty is not yet a settled issue and...
20 Feb 2012
The United States declared independence in 1776 against what it saw as the overweening power of the British crown regarding taxes, regulations, and...
17 Feb 2012
The use of the N-word is a highly contentious issue in American society. Its roots come from the word "negro", Spanish for ‘black’ which was commonly used to...
17 Feb 2012
Latin and Ancient Greek were once considered central to an academic education in many countries. Latin was the language of much academic discussion until the...
26 Jan 2012
English is widely regarded to be one of the most difficult languages to master. Despite its widespread use, both English-speakers and people learning English...
26 Jan 2012
English has in the 20th century become the global language; it is the language of trade, diplomacy and the internet. English has 400 million mother tongue...
26 Jan 2012
Violence against women is one of the most widespread human rights abuses affecting the world today. Every day, thousands of women and girls are abused and...
13 Sep 2011
Multiculturalism is a somewhat nebulous term, and as such can be used to mean a variety of things. This debate, however, will concern itself with...
13 Sep 2011
English has in the 20th century become the global language; it is the language of trade, diplomacy and the internet. English has 400 million mother tongue...
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