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Current Debate - How Clean is Our Air?

How Clean is Our Air?

(+) The air is cleaner than its been for a long time (-) Pollution (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2010)

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Current Debate - The Haiti Earthquake - How can they rebuild?

The Haiti Earthquake - How can they rebuild?

(+) The people of Haiti can recover (-) This is not a short-term project (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2010)

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Should the U.S. work more closely with international bodies and take fewer unilateral foreign policy and military decisions?

(+) You might sleep safe feeling protected by the US. (-) Motives are driven by self interest. (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2001)

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Are humans completely selfish?

(+) It's open to debate (-) Ditto. (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2005)

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Current Debate - Syria - Should the West Act?

Syria - Should the West Act?

(+) Oil (-) Oil (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2013)

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Member Advice on reducing your Ecological Footprint

(+) Ecological Footprinting calculations help to make people more aware (-) Many people don't think they will make the difference (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2006)

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Current Debate - Is legal media downloading the way of the future?

Is legal media downloading the way of the future?

(+) Media is available to everyone with just the click of button (-) Leads to illegal downloading and hacking, costs more and requires more knowledge of technology (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2011)

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Current Debate - In Celebration of Mother\'s Day, tell us why your Mum is special.

In Celebration of Mother's Day, tell us why your Mum is special.

(+) n/a (-) n/a (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2011)

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Attitudes in a developing country

(+) na (-) na (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2006)

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Current Debate - Can you have your cake and eat it?

Can you have your cake and eat it?

(+) Instant gratification (-) Tough decision (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2006)

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Current Debate - The Arab Spring

The Arab Spring

(+) They had their say (-) They blew it (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2012)

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Is breast always best?

(+) Too many to mention (-) Hard work at the start (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2006)

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Exams in general

(+) A good future if you pass. (-) A bad future if you fail. (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2011)

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Current Debate - Do we do enough to stop litter bugs?

Do we do enough to stop litter bugs?

(+) I put my trash in the bin (-) Littering means fines (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2010)

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Current Debate - About your dreams

About your dreams

(+) It's only a dream!! (-) It's only in my dream!! (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2011)

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Current Debate - Gay Marriage

Gay Marriage

(+) Throws some reality on to the subject (-) Needless soul searching (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2010)

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Grammar Schools

(+) High standards, excellent results. (-) Doesn't suit everyone. Only academic subjects usually offered. Limited places in some areas. (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2010)

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Is organic food good for you?

(+) Pushes up supermarket profits (-) Farmers markets (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2004)

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Current Debate - Should we celebrate Midsummer Day?

Should we celebrate Midsummer Day?

(+) Midsummer Madness (-) Midsummer Sanity (or vice versa) (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2009)

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Has reality tv gone too far?

(+) Fills the gaps (-) Exploitative (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2011)

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Current Debate - Japan Disaster: Do you think it prompts a fresh look into reactor safety?

Japan Disaster: Do you think it prompts a fresh look into reactor safety?

(+) A low carbon alternative. Good safety record (-) Accidents can cause major environmental consequences (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2011)

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Camera Phones: New peeping Toms?

(+) capture those happy memories (-) theft, pornography, and paedophilia (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2004)

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What Would You Give Up For A Million Pounds?

(+) No more sweating (-) If we all gave this up for a million quid, the species would die out! (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2007)

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Current Debate - If we were given a referendum on the European Union would you vote for the UK to stay in or come out?

If we were given a referendum on the European Union would you vote for the UK to stay in or come out?

(+) Free trade zone. Cooperation on matters of joint interest. (-) Single currency. Forcing of laws by EU. (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2012)

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Current Debate - Do you judge on first appearance?

Do you judge on first appearance?

(+) We are designed to be cynical and not trusting (-) We enjoy it (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2011)

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Current Debate - children in restaurants

children in restaurants

(+) encourages good social skills (-) somebody elses children spoiling it (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2010)

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Current Debate - What is your most memorable Olympic moment?

What is your most memorable Olympic moment?

(+) The Olympics could inspire many (-) Not enough coverage of minority sports at other times (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2012)

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Current Debate - Do you think that a minimum pricing of alcohol should be brought in?

Do you think that a minimum pricing of alcohol should be brought in?

(+) It could deter some people from over indulging (-) It will cost me more money! (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2012)

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Current Debate - What are your resolutions for 2012?

What are your resolutions for 2012?

(+) Works for me (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2012)

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Should we beware the Ides of March?

(+) "Has it never occurred to you that the Romans counted backwards?..." (-) "…Be honest." (1066 and All That) (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2011)

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It's all hot air!

Advantages: The air is cleaner than its been for a long time
Disadvantages: Pollution

So there it is, the worlds mean temperature have actually fallen since 2000. Admittedly the scientists who measured the numbers took the hottest year they could find to compare it with the recent cooler years up until 2007, which proves the point that you ...

thedevilinme 16.09.2010 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of How Clean is Our Air?

Slowly, Painfully, Sustainably

Advantages: The people of Haiti can recover
Disadvantages: This is not a short-term project

...The Haiti Earthquake – How Can They Rebuild? On January 12 2010 a powerful earthquake struck the island of Haiti, registering 7.0 on the Richter scale. The island capital, Port-au-Prince was devastated and it is estimated that over 150,000 people los ...

plipplopfromdooyoo 26.02.2010 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of The Haiti Earthquake - How can they rebuild?

When the city rocks we roll!

Advantages: The west stepped up again!
Disadvantages: Haiti looks grim

...saw white people coming so we thought it was help" (A Haitian survivor-2010) It will be a mix of charity, big business and the World Bank handouts that will fix Haiti, the same people who got them in a mess in the first place, before the cruel qu ...

thedevilinme 25.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Haiti Earthquake - How can they rebuild?

The Illusion of Democracy Back on the Chain Gang.

Advantages: You might sleep safe feeling protected by the US.
Disadvantages: Motives are driven by self interest.

And so the dust settles after another round of eternal electioneering in the US. Mr Bush is re-elected, the world takes a deep breath as it looks like a case of “as you were” in terms of foreign policy. John Kerry is resigned to the used bin although ther ...

an_enigmatic_brummie 13.12.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Should the U.S. work more closely with international bodies and take fewer unilateral foreign policy and military decisions?

The Worlds Policeman

Advantages: Will get rid of yet another threat to world peace
Disadvantages: Innocent people will die as a consequence

~ ~ We live in dangerous times; of that there is no doubt. As I write this article, armed police are patrolling Heathrow Airport in London, with the army in close attendance. Here in Ireland, the Irish Army is similarly patrolling Shannon Airport in Co. ...

the_mad_cabbie 14.02.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Should the U.S. work more closely with international bodies and take fewer unilateral foreign policy and military decisions?