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FacebookTwitterLinkedin“La libertad religiosa ya no es necesaria”, escribe Bart De Wever, presidente de N-VA, el mayor partido político de Bélgica, en su libro On Identity, publicado la semana pasada. Esta firme declaración no es una mera coincidencia en medio de la revisión de la Constitución belga que garantiza los derechos y libertades más fundamentales, incluida… » read more

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FacebookTwitterLinkedinOne columnist recently said it well: ‘Belgium has long been famous for food, like waffles and chocolate. But it’s becoming famous for death.’ In May 2002, Belgium legalized euthanasia. In 2014, it abolished any age limit for euthanasia. In 2016, the first child was euthanized. Belgium is one of seven nations worldwide in which euthanasia… » read more

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FacebookTwitterLinkedin«La liberté de religion n’est plus nécessaire», écrit Bart De Wever, président de la N-VA, le plus grand parti politique de Belgique, dans son livre «Sur l’identité», publié la semaine dernière. Cette déclaration forte n’est pas une coïncidence, alors que la Constitution belge, laquelle garantit les droits et libertés les plus fondamentaux, y compris la… » read more

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FacebookTwitterLinkedin‘Freedom of religion is no longer necessary’, writes Bart De Wever, Chairman of N-VA, the biggest political party in Belgium, in his book On Identity published last week. This strong statement is no coincidence amid the revision of the Belgian Constitution, which guarantees the most fundamental rights and freedoms, including freedom of religion. The Flemish… » read more

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FacebookTwitterLinkedinIt is difficult to generate an accurate estimate for the number of children being educated in their home across Europe, but by many accounts, it appears to be a growing number. Education outside the traditional norm of the classroom is well established in the United States, where the U.S. Department of Education estimates that over… » read more

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FacebookTwitterLinkedin        By Laurence Wilkinson The ability to disagree well seems to be a quality that is increasingly missing in society today. While we hold up notions such as respect and tolerance as being values that are essential to democratic societies, the reality is that they become meaningless if we cannot agree to… » read more

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FacebookTwitterLinkedinBy Alexandra Tompson “Keep calm and carry on” is something of the British mantra when in crisis. The current threat level for international terrorism in the UK is severe. An attack is highly likely. Following the Manchester bombings, it was raised to its highest level – “critical” – something that had not been done since… » read more

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FacebookTwitterLinkedinBy Alexandra Tompson Tensions are high over North Korea’s aggressive pursuit of its nuclear program. With conflict looming, we face an urgent diplomatic and political problem. But also a moral obligation. Disregarding international norms, the world’s most isolated country has to-date staged five nuclear tests, two of them last year. Engagement with North Korea is… » read more

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