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Lioui Benhamou

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Collision of two neutron stars observed for the first time

It’s almost as ground-breaking as the first ever observation of gravitational waves

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Fining street sexual harassment is not a bad idea

Street-harassment should be treated just like any other criminal activity

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Which way will the French election go?

With the final candidates decided by the primary round, and amidst Fillon’s scandal, Lioui Benhamou juggles with the potential outcomes of the election

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The fourth deception of humanity

Lioui Benhamou argues that Donald Trump’s victory exemplifies humanity’s inability to make political progress

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We should stop using the word “race”

In light of his experience of the University’s registration policy, Lioui Benhamou pens his thoughts on the continuing use of the term “race”

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It is okay to care about Brad and Angelina’s divorce

We need a greater sense of balance between the serious and the trivial

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The burkini: what’s behind it ?

Lioui Benhamou addresses the deeper connotations of the debate surrounding France’s banning of the controversial ‘burkini’

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Charlie Hebdo’s cartoon is not what you think

Lioui Benhamou attempts to diffuse the controversy surrounding Charlie Hebdo’s latest divisive cartoon