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  • A great test of philosophy is coming

    A great test of philosophy is coming

    It is interesting to read the drivel from political pundits, extolling the virtues of conservatism while denigrating with...

    • Jan 18, 2017 8:00 am
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  • The elusive road to harmony

    The elusive road to harmony

    The road to harmony is never paved with bitterness, anger, resentment, revenge or hate. Instead it is paved with a willingness...

    • Jan 17, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Five decades inspiring youngsters in Bermuda

    Five decades inspiring youngsters in Bermuda

    Imagine England in the early 1950s. It was post-Second World War and young men who had grown up in that era of conflict were...

    • Jan 17, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Andrew Trimingham: a man for all seasons

    Andrew Trimingham: a man for all seasons

    <i>JF Roxburgh, the legendary first headmaster of England’s Stowe school, once good-humouredly said his...

    • Jan 16, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Myths and truths about the Trump presidency

    Myths and truths about the Trump presidency

    To liberal Democrats and a few Republicans: get over it. Donald J. Trump will become president of the United States this week.

    • Jan 16, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Island can learn from Obama’s words

    Island can learn from Obama’s words

    The eloquence of US President Barack Obama continued to flow in his “farewell speech” on Tuesday in Chicago. While it was...

    • Jan 13, 2017 8:00 am
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  • The era of partisan flip-flops

    The era of partisan flip-flops

    Welcome to the period of “institutional flip-flops” — sudden abandonment of seemingly firm institutional principles, prompted...

    • Jan 11, 2017 8:00 am
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  • A time of peril can be a time of opportunity

    A time of peril can be a time of opportunity

    What was largely left unsaid during the recently concluded Presidential election campaign that saw the election of Donald J.

    • Jan 10, 2017 8:00 am
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  • We should be thankful for Ivanka ‘the Trump card’

    We should be thankful for Ivanka ‘the Trump card’

    Ivanka Trump, I’m happy to report, is moving into a house a few blocks from mine in the Kalorama section of Washington, ending...

    • Jan 10, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Leadership is a tough task

    Leadership is a tough task

    An open Letter to Jason Hayward

    Dear Jason,

    Let me offer this invitation, given the statement you made last week,...

    • Jan 9, 2017 8:00 am
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