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The Secret World

New Skype chat, this time with Brigitte, who’s German and lives near Liverpool: She talks a bit about post-war Germany. And post-smoking-ban Liverpool. And then about Romano Grieshaber, who ran a German cancer research institute. Grieshaber had been gagged from … Continue reading

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Smokers’ Lives Matter

I’ve been thinking about oppressed minorities. And it occurred to me that as soon as anyone belongs to any minority, they’ll automatically find themselves being oppressed. Belonging to any minority always entails being oppressed. Because minorities are always being outvoted, … Continue reading

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