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Into Perspective #2: Gordon 2

Into Perspective #2: Gordon

In this weekly column, I will put a socio-political issue into perspective. This means that I will look at both points of view of the story rationally, and hopefully come to a compromise that both parties can agree to.  How the words of one can damage the reputation of a nation Ever since the 16th century, when William of Orange, or William the Silent, the Dutch have been known as a ‘tolerant’ nation. Under pressure from revolutionaries, he signed a law making every religion welcome within the nation’s borders. This,...