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Destroyed by the Second World War, and still raw from both Nazi occupation and its subsequent 45 years of Soviet rule, Warsaw is a city whose history is writ large upon its public spaces.

Naseem Khan: We should celebrate diversity, not suppress it

My experiences have challenged the usefulness of integration from above

The last ghetto: life and death in Lodz

There's a photograph being projected on to a screen in a room full of mostly elderly people. Then a voice says quietly: "That's me!" Perec Zylberberg, 80, gets up and moves confidently to the screen. "On the left," he says, pointing at the black and white image. "There I am, behind the loom. I was on the ghetto postage stamp."

The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst

Art, and the cruelty that goes with it

Fallout, Royal Court, London

Album: Ghetto Priest

Vulture Culture, On-U Sound

Now here's a funny thing...

Women turn out to be the biggest viewers of comedy, but very few produce it. Why?

Podium: Scientists must come out of their ghetto

From a lecture by the director of the Save British Science Society to the Anatomy Postgraduate Society, University College London

Podium: The growth of the American ghetto

From a lecture given by the Harvard academic at a seminar on social exclusion held at the London School of Economics

Blair tries to end North's housing slide

THE GOVERNMENT is to place housing at the centre of its social agenda in an attempt to redress a crisis of confidence in low-cost housing and the slump in property values in inner cities of the North.

BOOKS: Where all the ghetto infamy is coming from

I Was Born A Slave Vols I & II - An Anthology of Classic Slave Narratives edited by Charles Johnson & Yuval Taylor Payback pounds 17.99 each

Theatre Review: Tinka's New Dress

Tinka's New Dress

Review: Puppet regime in a political vacuum

TINKA'S NEW DRESS THE BARBICAN LONDON

Why the girls must escape the ghetto

WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION in sport is probably more visible at this time of year than at any other. The involvement may vary from a walk-on part at Ascot, where a woman's place is in the hat, to a full-blooded, snarling confrontation on centre stage at Wimbledon, but it is difficult to ignore them, even if one was inclined to.
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Greece elections: In times like these, the EU has far more dangerous adversaries than Syriza

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In times like these, the EU has far more dangerous adversaries than Syriza, says Patrick Cockburn
Holocaust Memorial Day: Nazi victims remembered as spectre of prejudice reappears

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Nazi victims remembered as spectre of prejudice reappears over Europe
Fortitude and the Arctic attraction: Our fascination with the last great wilderness

Magnetic north

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Marine Le Pen and her relatives clash over French far-right party's response to Paris terror attacks
Pot of gold: tasting the world’s most expensive tea

Pot of gold

Tasting the world’s most expensive tea
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From hen harriers to porpoises: 10 best wildlife-watching experiences

While many of Britain's birds have flown south for the winter, it's still a great time to get outside for a spot of twitching
Nick Easter: 'I don’t want just to hold tackle bags, I want to be out there'

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Nick Easter targeting World Cup place after England recall
DSK, Dodo the Pimp, and the Carlton Hotel

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As provocative now as they ever were

Sarah Kane season

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Murder of Japanese hostage has grim echoes of a killing in Iraq 11 years ago

Murder of Japanese hostage has grim echoes of another killing

Japanese mood was against what was seen as irresponsible trips to a vicious war zone
Syria crisis: Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more refugees as one young mother tells of torture by Assad regime

Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more Syrian refugees

One young mother tells of torture by Assad regime
The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back – with promising results

The enemy within

People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

Survivors of the Nazi concentration camp remember its horror, 70 years on
Autumn/winter menswear 2015: The uniforms that make up modern life come to the fore

Autumn/winter menswear 2015

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