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US Confederate Monuments: What is the Debate About?

Here’s our firstĀ Global Perspective piece. Let me know what you think! http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/08/confederate-statues-debate-170821104705027.html So here’s my take: although the article itself is not particularly enlightening or eye-opening, what is interesting to me is how the whole Charlottesville and Confederate Monument situation is explained. It gives background to the Civil War and reason for the monuments, something …

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YouTube Removing Videos Showing Atrocities in Syria: Dangerous to History or Preventing Extremism?

Check out this article from the New York Times on August 22: https://nyti.ms/2vWGX0K Now I pose the original question: What is the right thing to do? There is certainly something to be said about preventing extremists from spreading their propaganda through violent videos because we have already seen how that has increased membership in such …

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