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The Moral Response

Moral arguments may be invoked by a nation in order to legitimise controversial actions, for better or for worse. Russia, for instance, has argued that its annexation of Crimea was…
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Tel Aviv Pride

When Israelis try to explain their country, they invariably end up with “it’s complicated”. The situation for LGBT people in Israel is equally vexed. Despite a reputation for being…
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Woody and I

They say you should never meet your heroes because they’ll always disappoint. Perhaps they should add: never write a book about them either. Woody Allen has been my comic and…
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