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The monster ‘we’ helped to create – as Britain is about to vote whether to bomb Syria we would do good to remember where so-called Islamic State came from

Get a coalition together and fight so-called Islamic State – conduct airstrikes against terror – since the attacks in Paris France has intensified its bombing raids against so-called Islamic State. Aux armes citoyens! La Grande Nation is at war, at … Continue reading

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Flight to the end of the road: The last journey of Walter Benjamin and what it might teach us about hospitality towards contemporary refugees

It has become a common trope to describe the current movement of people towards safety in Europe or other places as the biggest such movement since WW II. It thus seems pertinent to remember one of the poignant journeys of … Continue reading

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