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Nobel Peace Prize 2017: International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)

ICAN

Finally, the committee in Oslo that picks a winner of the Nobel Peace Prize each year selected in 2017 an awardee that is a true embodiment of the intended legacy of Alfred Nobel when he established the prize more than a century ago.

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‘Rationalism’ by Brian Ellis slams neoliberalism

‘Rationalism’ by Brian Ellis

Professor Brian Ellis (Emeritus Professor, La Trobe University and Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne, Australia) is a leading Australian philosopher, and 5 years ago published an important book entitled ”Social Humanism.

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Separation is Beautiful

independence

Just imagine: A new movement among the Mizrahim is born in Israel. It declares that all the existing organizations of Mizrahim (Oriental Jews) are phony. That they are all instruments of the Ashkenazi (European Jewish) elite to keep the Mizrahim in subjugation.

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Battling for independence: Small states stake their claim

Groups like the Catalans and the Iraqi Kurds grapple with a more fundamental obstacle: resistance by nation states like Spain and Iraq to cede economically valuable territory and an international community whose Pavlov reflex is to oppose secession.

Iraqi Kurds

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Visiting Nuremberg, Reflecting on the Ambiguous Legacies of Nuremberg

Nuremberg

I spent two days at Nuremberg to attend the Nuremberg International Human Rights Award ceremony on September 22, 2017. The reason we were in Nuremberg was that my wife had been a member of an international jury that selects an awardee every second year.

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Children of Stones

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Trading Jerusalem for Iran

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Trump & Co.’s Vile Anti-Immigrationism

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German Politicians condemn Anti-Israel Protest as ‘Anti-Semitism’

President Trump's unilateral...

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From Barak to Trump

Ehud Barak has "broken the s...

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Ojo! More Disasters are Ready to Happen in the Middle East

Spanish colloquial word, Ojo, ...

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