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HistoryLatestSocial Issues

The walls are crumbling … but oh so slowly

(7 minute read) Tribal enmity still stalks the streets of Northern Ireland, but Maddy Fry finds signs of a less fraught future on the horizon.

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Andy Warhol and the art of letting go

(2 minute read) The temptation to nostalgia should usually be resisted, says Nicole Law.

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COVID-19FamilySocial Issues

A first-time father in a post-pandemic world

(2 minute read) Luca La Monica laments the lack of support for new dads.

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Lifestyle

From faux pas to friendships

(4 minute read) Making friends in a new land means both losing and keeping one’s identity, as Lisa Fraser discovered.

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To buy or not to buy

(3 minute read) Nicole Law looks at the dilemmas of the catwalk and suggests it’s time to engage in a new way of clothes shopping.

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LatestLifestyle

Broken by Brexit

(2 minute read) Alessandra Pili describes how the UK’s vote to leave the European Union broke her Sardinian-Scottish heart.

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Reading behind the lines

(2 minute read) Nicole Law examines the cost of putting principles into action – even when it means changing your local bookstore.

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Social IssuesThought-provoking

Tribalism alert

(3 minute read) Dennis Relojo-Howell looks at how the cancer of tribalism is weakening our democracy, our harmony and our humanity.

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Where is the international outrage as Myanmar burns?

(4 minute read) World leaders are silent or impotent as barbaric generals lead the country to a humanitarian catastrophe, says Benedict Rogers.

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Art & CultureSocial IssuesThought-provoking

Painting the unseen

(4 minute read) Lisa Fraser meets artist James Earley whose portraits of people living on the edge of society are making waves.

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