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  • Energy alternative worth looking at

    Energy alternative worth looking at

    I attended a community meeting on Thursday that spoke to concerns that I have had since hearing the urgent report last month...

    • Nov 14, 2018 8:00 am
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  • A marvel to behold

    A marvel to behold

    There was a lot more to being comics' greatest showman ever than just showing up, convention after convention, show after...

    • Nov 14, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Not all that glitters is gold

    Not all that glitters is gold

    A new company called Arbitrade is making the news with claims that it is setting up a gold and cryptocurrency trading platform...

    • Nov 13, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Three reasons to fear another Great War

    Three reasons to fear another Great War

    Last month, I travelled to Vienna, the former seat of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and a fitting place to contemplate the...

    • Nov 13, 2018 8:00 am
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  • A tale of two ministers

    A tale of two ministers

    When announcing the recent Cabinet changes, David Burt lauded having consolidated ministries from 11 to ten. The Premier made...

    • Nov 9, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Beware Iran if Khashoggi’s killers elude justice

    Beware Iran if Khashoggi’s killers elude justice

    It is now more than a month since the murder of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi — and I am starting to have an appalling...

    • Nov 9, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Now comes the hard part

    Now comes the hard part

    A performance artist at heart, Donald Trump successfully made the midterm elections all about himself, sprinting across eight...

    • Nov 8, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Pensions: the ticking time bomb

    Pensions: the ticking time bomb

    The average age of populations in most industrialised countries is increasing.

    Consequently, the topic of pensions is of...

    • Nov 7, 2018 8:00 am
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  • #MeToo founder reflects on the movement — and the reckoning

    #MeToo founder reflects on the movement — and the reckoning

    In 2006, civil rights activist Tarana Burke, now 45, founded what would become the #MeToo movement to support survivors of...

    • Nov 7, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Sixteen months and two shuffles

    Sixteen months and two shuffles

    I am curious and concerned upon learning of the Cabinet shuffle by David Burt, the second in 16 months after the election last...

    • Nov 6, 2018 8:00 am
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