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Forget peace. Peaceful approach is playing in favor of the enemy.

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes When considering my approach in trying to make society more just and sustainable, I realized that preaching reconciliation, forgiveness, and peace was probably not the most efficient approach. I realize there is a hidden war

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What people of Togo can say about France (3)

Estimated reading time: 11 minutes This piece is the third of a three-article series in connection to the GLEN program I’m enrolled in and has originally been published on GLEN Slovakia’s blog. It has been written while I was still

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My approach on donating in Africa when I’m a white man from Europe (2)

Estimated reading time: 12 minutes This piece is the second of a three-article series in connection to the GLEN program I’m enrolled in and has originally been published on GLEN Slovakia’s blog. It has been written while I was still

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My internship in Togo and degrowth (1)

Estimated reading time: 10 minutes This piece is the first of a three-article series in connection to the GLEN program I’m enrolled in and has originally been published on GLEN Slovakia’s blog. It has been written while I was still

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How foreign Anonymous impairs the Anonymous movement

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes Or to be clearer: how non-English speaking anonymous groups impair the movement without knowing it. First of all, what is anonymous? Being anonymous if having no distinctive character or recognition factor. It’s having no social

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Real democracy: Plea for a constituent and vigilant people

Estimated reading time: 9 minutes It’s the responsability of citizens to write their Constitution and then to protect it. To remain free, citizens must always stay attentive when it comes to powers. (True) democracy is a solution from humans regarding

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I'm passionate about sustainable lifestyles and urban agriculture. I believe that community-supported initiatives and bottom-up policies are key to foster necessary societal changes. I'm an advocate of degrowth, agro-ecology, sharing economy and participatory democracy. Based in Bratislava, Slovakia, I like learning, reading, writing, sharing, hiking, dancing, eating, and celebrating.
Nicolas Giroux
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