Napoleon was a martyr, a charlatan, a phantom

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Napoleon was a martyr, a charlatan, a phantom

He put the world’s very best in harm’s way because of it. He knew his exploits were remarkable – and why not? A Roman emperor who spent some of his leisure hours with a…

Joe Biden: White conservative party | Editorial

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Joe Biden: White conservative party | Editorial

It was a sad moment last night when, speaking at the funeral of the Senator Ted Kennedy, Vice-President Joe Biden said what everyone in the crowd was thinking: “I really hoped that Ted was…

Facebook says it is tackling hate speech in Ethiopia

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Facebook says it is tackling hate speech in Ethiopia

Facebook said on Friday it had launched a three-month programme to tackle hate speech on the social network in Ethiopia after documents leaked to the Guardian showed it knew the site was being used…