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The term ‘Judeo-Christian’ has been misused for political ends – a new ‘Abrahamic’ identity offers an alternative

The term ‘Judeo-Christian’ serves political agendas. 1000 Words/Shutterstock Toby Greene, Bar-Ilan University Upcoming elections in the Netherlands and Germany in 2021 will test the strength of the radical right, which has a distinct vision of European identity. In contrast to those who view democratic values as essentially secular and universal, and not tied to specific cultural or religious roots, radical …

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Not so fast: why India’s plan to reintroduce cheetahs may run into problems

slowmotiongli / shutterstock Simon Evans, Anglia Ruskin University A nature reserve in India could soon be the only location in the world to host wild populations of four major big cat species – tiger, lion, leopard and cheetah. Kuno-Palpur, in central state of Madhya Pradesh, may not be one of India’s best-known sanctuaries but it is certainly becoming one of …

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How to cook Christmas dinner in the most environmentally friendly way possible

Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock Ximena Schmidt, Brunel University London; Christian Reynolds, City, University of London, and Sarah Bridle, University of Manchester By now, most of us are aware that much of the food we eat, in one way or another, contributes to the climate crisis. From food production and waste, to food consumption and diets – the way we produce, eat, store, discard, …

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