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Why depth is so inviting?

By definition, depth is the distance from the top or surface to the bottom of something. But can it be truly expressed in meters or feet? Is there any gauge to measure the scope of elation and unrest one feels … Continue reading

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James Dean, by George C. Perry: review

This official biography of James Dean proves that the legend doesn’t get boring. “All of us were touched by Jimmy, and he was touched by greatness”, Natalie Wood, an actress who co-starred with James Dean in his second movie, “Rebel … Continue reading

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Ban on Sunday shopping? – No, thanks.

For the last couple of months, Poland has been submerged in an ongoing debate over whether shops should close on Sundays. Whatever the outcome, the reality speaks for itself – it’s better to leave Sundays the way they are, as … Continue reading

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Justyna Steczkowska takes us to another world with her “Anima” show [DVD review]

In 2014, Justyna Steczkowska released the album called “Anima”, which, as she admitted, was a genuine breakthrough in her discography. “It’s a very important record for me because it’s about man in the context of the universe”, she said. Delighted … Continue reading

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Why We Should Not Legalize Marijuana in Poland

The legalization of marijuana is the topic which keeps returning like a boomerang in all discussions about legalizing this substance in Poland, causing controversy and disagreement between politicians and citizens. Interestingly enough, the discussions about marijuana are increasingly associated with … Continue reading

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“Women are weaker, are smaller and less intelligent” and should be paid less – is the gender pay gap really justifiable?

On average, women are paid 18-24% less for the same job than men; and it should not be so. The statistics have it: as full-time workers women are paid on average only 76-82% of what men are paid for the … Continue reading

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Has everybody forgotten of the importance and noble philosophy of PETA?

WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS DISTURBING IMAGES Despite its controversial politics and bizarre practices, PETA remains the largest animal rights organisation in the world which takes great care of animals’ well-being and everybody should acknowledge its contribution.

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Eurovision Song Scandal 2017: to Let or not to Let?

This year the Eurovision Contest is cloaked in a scandal unfolding around the Russian contestant. The Russian Eurovision participant, Julia Samoilova, should be banned from entering the territory of Ukraine as the Eurovision 2017 host country. And while Russia tries … Continue reading

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Polish public media – a North Korean school of media in the heart of Europe

Recent transformations in the structure and coverage of public media is a result of the political interference of the ruling Law and Justice party. The implemented changes, rather than cherishing the mission of public service, show a huge disregard for … Continue reading

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Not going to Coachella is actually cooler than attending it.

With the second weekend of Coachella 2017 drawing to an end, it’s time to ask the question what makes people go to this major festival, or more importantly, what makes others not. At first sight, the Coachella Valley Music and … Continue reading

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