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What do Coronavrius, Gary Neville, and the 2008 financial crises have in common?

Yesterday, the former Manchester United superstar Gary Neville announced that he would be opening his hotels to members of the overburdened and at-risk NHS staff. According to the BBC, 176 beds wil...

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19 Mar 2020
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‘People’s Vote’ March: A Response

On Saturday about 700,000 people turned out to march for a People’s Vote over the final Brexit deal. Demonstrators have, without pretention, considered this as an expression of their disappro...

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22 Oct 2018
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This week in history

The reason why reflections on history is part of being a thinking citizen is because judgements from hindsight about past events are invaluable and make us better thinkers about similar events toda...

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16 Oct 2018
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This Week In History

Gamal Abdel Nasser Hussein’s funeral takes place where 48 mourners are killed at his funeral as millions march.

Nasser was the second Egyptian president and famously led the 1952 ov...

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02 Oct 2018
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This Week In History

On 25th September 2009 the US, Britain, and France accused Iran of building a secret nuclear enrichment facility to create nuclear weapons. 

Iran denied intending to create nuclear w...

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25 Sep 2018
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Thinking About Ice-cream

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Something very discouraging happened to me last night. I found myself finishing an entire tub of ice-cream, and this was amidst a long-term regime to get fit and lose...

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04 Sep 2018
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I'm a Remainer, but the result is not what bothers me.

This little story starts in January 2016 when the word “Brexit” started to mean something – a referendum which the Prime Minister promised the nation regarding whether or not Brit...

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04 Sep 2018
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Another Perspective About Legacies

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I learnt from a German friend yesterday that Germans are afraid of waving their friends good-bye. Why? – because raising one’s arm at that height is...

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04 Sep 2018
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Staying happy this weekend

Hello everyone!

I hope you’ve all had a good and cooler week (for those of you in the UK). As we head off into the weekend for time with family and friends I’d just like to gi...

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22 Aug 2018