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Lessons from America: the new culture wars

01.27.07

Lessons from America: the new culture wars

‘The culture war is back’, proclaimed one American newspaper earlier this year. In this fascinating debate, filmed at the Battle of Ideas, an illustrious panel explore today’s culture wars with reference to a variety of social issues which have seemingly cleaved America in two. But is this anything new? And are we seeing the emergence of something similar in Europe with for example the circumcision ban in Germany?

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