An interesting article to accompany these questions:
There was a bit of a furore over the women's beach volleyball in Rio recently. Check out this piece from the BBC: http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-37009324
Thank you to EW for the questions for discussion!
Thanks to Adrian for sending forward this eye-opening and challenging video relating to mass incarceration in the US, relating to a topic we considered earlier. You simply MUST watch this.
“Beauty cannot be judged objectively, for what one person finds beautiful or admirable may not appeal to another”.
The following are links to a couple of recent articles relating to media and body image.
To absorb newcomers peacefully, Europe must insist they respect values such as tolerance and sexual equality
This article is a month old but it still raises many relevant and thought-provoking questions well worth your consideration:
A fascinating look at illegal immigration in Texas
Brains without borders: A Different type of Migration
Have a look through the following links and articles before discussing the quotation from Auld and the question that is posted below:
"CAPITAL PUNISHMENT IS PROBABLY THE MOST PREMEDITATED OF ANY MURDERS". [auld]
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What current affairs are you are looking at at the moment? What is intriguing in the world these days? What is it that is challenging you and you can't make up your mind what you think about it? What should most be changed in the world right now?