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Tuesday, 1. August 2012     0 comment(s)
Charly Salonius-Pasternak
Senior Research Fellow - The Global Security research programme

"Legitimate rape", Todd Akin & GOP VP Candidate Paul Ryan

Todd Akin, a member of the House of Representatives Science Committee, seeking to become a US Senator, thinks women can somehow prevent themselves from becoming pregnant if they were raped. Scarily it fits in the no-science & subjugate women approach favored by Republicans across the country.

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Monday, 1. November 2010     1 comment(s)
Charly Salonius-Pasternak
Senior Research Fellow - The Global Security research programme

Wikileaks ja Tiitisen lista

Mitkä asiat todella vaarantavat kansallisen turvallisuuden?

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Tuesday, 1. November 2010     3 comment(s)
Rally for Sanity, Washington DC. Photo by Intellinuts via Flickr/Creative Commons. Rally for Sanity, Washington DC. Photo by Intellinuts via Flickr/Creative Commons.

The missing mid-term mid-ground

The US mid-term elections take place today but why does American democratic politics appear to be so volatile and polarised to outsiders?

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Monday, 1. March 2010     5 comment(s)

How moderation got taken off the map

Why there is so little room for centrist Democrats or Republicans in a gerrymandered United States.

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