by Graham Peebles

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    From pseudo-democracy to real participation

    by Graham Peebles | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2017

    IMAGINE a country run along truly democratic lines. In such a mythical land, what would be the role of the politician, and the nature of...

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    Tragedy of forced displacement

    by Graham Peebles | Updated at 12:05am on May 22, 2017

    IT CONSTITUTES the greatest humanitarian crisis since the Second World War affecting huge numbers of people and demanding all that is best in us....

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    Omnipresent pressure to conform

    by Graham Peebles | Updated at 01:05am on April 28, 2017

    IT WAS the school holidays and there were lots of teenagers in my local park. I sometimes spot them meandering home, but I rarely see...

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    The revolution in work calls for an evolution in living

    by Graham Peebles | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2017

    POVERTY blights the lives of billions of people throughout the world: in developing countries, where it is acute, and industrialised nations, where it’s hidden but...

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    Searching for peace in a troubled world

    by Graham Peebles | Updated at 10:15pm on January 29, 2017

    Throughout his Christmas message and in keeping with the hymn of the time, Pope Francis repeatedly called for Peace in our World...