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    Is Latin America Western?

    Is Latin America Western? Emily Monroy While surfing the Net recently, I came across a website that posed an interesting question: is Latin America Western or non-Western? Though the site did not give a definite “yes” or “no” to the question, it discussed some of the reasons why people might...
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    Economy European Future?

    Below are 3 senarios for the future of Europe, which option would you preffer? Option 1 A decade of very low growth and high unemployment all ‘round. The danger is that in a decade’s time, Europeans will be so thoroughly disillusioned with the European project that it will fall apart...
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    Team Europe

    I have just seen footage of Europe winning the Ryder Cup and I was struck by the players all playing in blue with caddies having the EU flag over their shoulders. I have never seen any one compete as Europe before it was a bit bizarre. Is this team Europe a sign of things to come? Should the...
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    Haplogroup D in UK and Europe...

    Hi All I do not know too much about Genetics and the implications to my family, but I've done a YDNA test for my paternal line that is a little confusing - but fascinating at the same time - I just need someone with more knowledge to help me out. I know there may be no concrete answers... For...
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    Immigration Roman Catholic bishop stabbed to death in Turkey

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    Politics Spain's FM Defends An EU-LAC Alliance "Without Paternalism"

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    Politics German Empire

    Has the EU turned into Germany's Empire? The Greek bailout is has highlighted the loss of sovereinty of member states and how much Germany is having a say in how various countries are being run. With talk of a more centralised fiscal policy are we seeing the final steps toward Germany's power...
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    European Forest Institute - Forest Map of Europe.

    Calibrated Total Forest Map of Europe Calibrated Broadleaf Forest Map of Europe Calibrated Coniferous Forest Map of Europe For a wider information: EFI Annual reports: EFI
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    Politics Peru to Question Chile?s ?Arms Build-Up? in the EU/Latam Madrid Summit

    Peru to Question Chile’s “Arms Build-Up” in the EU/Latam Madrid Summit The Peruvian government’s claim that Chile is undergoing a tremendous arms build-up has once again come to the forefront of Latin American international relations...
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    European Anthem

    What are your opinions on the European anthem? Do you have any better choices? This might not be a good anthem choice, but one of my favourite pieces.