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Released at the height of the Vietnam War, Marvin Gaye’s hit-heavy album explored themes of race, environmentalism and conflict. It also marked a new direction for the Motown record label.
I was recently accused of doing “partisan” science by the leader of a large right-wing Swiss political party, so this is going to be a few thoughts about academia, having open political positions and Switzerland. Grab a cuppa.
Research shows 212 people were killed worldwide as a result of conflicts over resources in 2019 – the highest number recorded in a single year.
This brilliant thread by historian Robert Saunders on how we should teach and understand the history of slavery is one of the smartest responses to the historical illiteracy of TPUK.
On why it is rational to keep on having faith that Brexit can be stopped, and why Remainers should not give up now. (With some Star Wars references!)