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Columban Education Conference 2014 by Mauricio Silva

Columbans in the UK gathered last week at Christ Church in Sparkbrook, Birmingham, for their annual education conference.

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No more debates on climate science, over to leaders

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Australia agrees to include climate change on G20 agenda

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UK green bank turns two; targets world domination

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Last night I was defending the proposition that wealth needs to be aggressively reduced, alongside Jeremy Corbyn MP and Adam Swift at Warwick...


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