Daily Archives : July 20, 2014

Scotland’s Future

On 18th September, Scotland goes to the polls and votes on its future. Will it choose to remain part of the 300-year-old political Union with the rest of the UK (RUK), but with more powers and more independence from Westminster?…

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No More “Jogo Bonito”: Brazilian Futbol and Politics

What’s more dangerous to someone in power than losing a war? A soccer defeat. Now, to say that war has an effect on the political status of a nation or a group of peoples is extremely obvious. The Russo-Japanese War…

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A Common Belief in Education Accessibility

Earlier this summer, I had the opportunity to help execute the annual I Have a Dream Foundation gala, an event designed to raise money to fund college educations for kids from low-income backgrounds. The event was, in many ways, awkward…

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