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Ehab Lotayef | Trump may be able to forge a Middle-East "peace" deal, but will it bring peace?
News
Fernanda Sánchez Jaramillo | Farmers in Colombia are being systemically detained, say many human rights lawyers. Why is this practice occuring and what is the impact of these mass arrests?
News
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Nick Fillmore | In the past week the IMF released a report admitting strong pro-capitalist policies don't work and a dutch judge sided with citizens to slash carbon emissions.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | Why does culture handle war so much better than politics? It's not just that art tells the truth and politics lies. Culture is where you let yourself hear the truth but only within limits.
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Stephen Kimber | The world is far more complex, nuanced and grey than we usually acknowledge. Seeing those hues occasionally might help us see our world -- from Cuba, Ukraine to Israel -- more clearly.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | The crisis in Crimea is part of a larger story: the break-up of the Soviet Union, and the failure of the international community to come to terms with a post-Communist world.
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David Mandel | Ukraine is caught between two versions of itself: Stephen Harpers's 'Popular Uprising for Democracy' and Vladimir Putin's 'Fascist Putsch.'
Columnists
Rick Salutin | If you designed a computer program to react "rationally" on the model of great power leaders pursuing what's consensually viewed as the National Interest, it would probably "behave" as Putin has.
Podcast
Matthew Adams, Stephen Benedetti | Killer whales, mine fires, terminator seeds, birthers, Chuck Norris, oil spills not in the gulf, a problematic museum of tolerance and more highlights from 2010.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | The world's politicians, in the post-G20 spirit, have abandoned creativity, empathy, intelligence and ultimately, reason itself in their quest follow the American dream.