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Morality & Ethics

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Calvinism’s Doctrine of Predestination, which claimed that by worldly work and frugality one could show God he was chosen for ‘saviour’, first inspired what we now know as meritocracy. The …
The main character of Harpagon played by Louis de Funès in the French comedy film "L’Avare" ("The Miser"), which tells the story of a man with an obsessive love for money 1980

To the reader: This essay reflects the opinion of the author based on his personal experiences and beliefs. One should note that this piece was written with an amoral and …
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The discourse surrounding the issue of economic inequality typically features an unequivocal framing of the two opposing sides– the “haves” and the “have-nots”. In the West, this dichotomy often pits …
Refugee boat

In the public debate about refugees, a certain tone prevails: even amongst representatives of the political centre who are in favour of accommodating the persecuted and the distressed, there seems …
Putin and Trump

How did Trump win? While there are many reasons behind his win, he was helped by thousands of automated social media accounts called botnets. Many of these pro-Trump social media …
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Author: Alen Nessukanny-Maulitov, LSE, Bsc. International Relations. Are you a human rights activist? A fervent defender of the vegan lifestyle? Do you think Hillary is corrupt and shouldn’t be president? …