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Israel, Palestine and Ethnicity

February 25, 2014 1:35 pm0 comments
Israel, Palestine and Ethnicity

Note; Haaretz has premium status for some articles, meaning that, after some time, material may not be available to viewers unless they pay a subscription fee. This is why I may paraphrase a lot so as to respect their material.  The Israeli national newspaper, Haaretz, has published an article reporting on changes […]

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Vettel wins F1 Italian Grand Prix to extend title lead

September 9, 2013 1:53 pm0 comments
Vettel wins F1 Italian Grand Prix to extend title lead

Sebastian Vettel romped to victory in Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza to extend his championship lead to 53 points, overcoming gearbox maladies that also blighted team mate Mark Webber’s race. The Red Bull duo, starting from the front row, finished 1st and 3rd to sandwich the Ferrari favourite Fernando […]

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Vettel conquers Germany – F1 German GP

July 10, 2013 6:15 pm0 comments
Vettel conquers Germany – F1 German GP

Sebastian Vettel put to bed two ‘curses’ in his career on Sunday with a finely-judged victory in the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring. The reigning World Champion had yet to win his home race as he accelerated away from the grid and into an early lead, swamping the slow-starting […]

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Miley Cyrus Slammed For Cultural Appropriation – But Whose Culture?

June 27, 2013 11:55 am2 comments
Miley Cyrus Slammed For Cultural Appropriation – But Whose Culture?

A few days ago Jezebel.com ran an article calling out pop starlet Miley Cyrus for cultural appropriation in her latest video “We Can’t Stop“. “We Can’t Stop” is Miley’s first single from her upcoming studio album and follows a string of collaborations and appearances carefully engineered to stress Miley’s new identity […]

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Monaco Grand Prix – Rosberg All The Way

May 27, 2013 2:02 pm0 comments
Monaco Grand Prix – Rosberg All The Way

Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg wrapped up a triumphant weekend on Sunday afternoon by taking an overwhelming victory in the Monaco Grand Prix. The German topped every session of the event and made use of his local knowledge (having grown up and lived in the principality most of his life) to take […]

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Chinese F1 Grand Prix Preview – Why Mercedes can win

April 15, 2013 2:05 pm0 comments
Chinese F1 Grand Prix Preview – Why Mercedes can win

12 months ago, Formula One welcomed Mercedes, ‘The Silver Arrows’, back to the top step of the F1 Grand Prix podium as Nico Rosberg secured the first victory for the historic marque in over half a century. As F1 2013 rolls into Shanghai for the tenth year in a row, […]

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Vettel’s pain is Hamilton’s gain – US Grand Prix

November 19, 2012 4:26 pm0 comments
Vettel’s pain is Hamilton’s gain – US Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton won yesterday’s American Grand Prix after Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel complained of being compromised by backmarker Narain Karthikeyan during his battle with Hamilton for victory. The reigning World Champion started from pole position and led for much of the race but lost out when Karthikeyan held him […]

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2012 Indian Grand Prix preview – Crunch Time

October 25, 2012 3:53 pm0 comments
2012 Indian Grand Prix preview – Crunch Time

Formula One is relentless – even more so as we enter the crucial championship-deciding races of the second half of the season. This weekend the Buddh International Circuit takes its turn as the battle ground between championship rivals Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel as they struggle for supremacy in the […]

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