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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
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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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China's relaxation of one-child policy to begin rolling out early next year

China's relaxation of one-child policy to begin rolling out early next year | This is Your World | Scoop.it
Most radical relaxation of strict one-child policy for nearly 30 years is expected to come into force in first quarter of 2014
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China will relax her strict family planning policy

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Exclusive: Inside an al-Shabaab training camp - Channel 4 News

Exclusive: Inside an al-Shabaab training camp - Channel 4 News | This is Your World | Scoop.it
Among the most feared of al-Qaeda's affiliates, al-Shabaab was behind the Westgate shopping mall attack in Kenya. Jamal Osman attended one of its training camps in the Somali bush.

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Italian MP blacks up in parliament

Italian MP blacks up in parliament | This is Your World | Scoop.it
An Italian MP has ‘blacked-up’ during an anti-immigration rant in the country’s parliament.
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Controversy! Yey!

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Ukraine protests: McCain warns US could act over Russia deal - NBCNews.com (blog)

Ukraine protests: McCain warns US could act over Russia deal - NBCNews.com (blog) | This is Your World | Scoop.it
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Ukraine protests: McCain warns US could act over Russia deal
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McCain, a leading Republican voice on U.S.
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What is going on right now in Ukraine is very interesting, similar to what happened in Spain not that long ago...

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