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The world goes far beyond our doorstep, far beyond our city, far beyond our country. Our world entails the entire planet, and it is imperative to know about different cultures, societies and events happening all around...
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Dictators Are Born on the Fringes

Dictators Are Born on the Fringes - War Is Boring - Medium
‘I have often noticed that nationalism is at its strongest at the periphery’—Christopher Hitchens
Ike Cerrada's insight:

It is interesting to notice how many dictators who appealed to nationalistic sentiments were not even 'true' citizens of the country they wanted to purify.

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Heroin: art and culture's last taboo

Heroin: art and culture's last taboo | This is Your World | Scoop.it
It wrecks lives – but it has also inspired art from the poetry of Baudelaire to the music of Lou Reed. Andrew Hussey traces the path of heroin through modern European culture
Ike Cerrada's insight:

Disrupting and tacky story of the influence of heroin in Europe in the 1980s. A must read.

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