Why ‘Fresh’ Was a Step Too Far, Even for Liberal Trinity

Ireland“If you discount the potential of symbolic changes, then you haven’t been paying much attention to history. Even seemingly trivial amendments to the classifications of our every day have precipitated sweeping effects on culture, ideology and the values of society – in good ways and bad. Holocaust scholar Timothy Snyder recently pointed out that, ‘in the politics of the everyday, our words and gestures, or their absence, count very much’ …” (more)

[University Times, 3 December]

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