Stoicism

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(philosophy) the philosophical system of the Stoics following the teachings of the ancient Greek philosopher Zeno

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  • Watch: Japan MP's remarkable response to corruption allegations
    Japan, it's been claimed, is a country where stoicism and lack of emotion often reigns supreme. Which perhaps helps to explain the popularity of… Read more on this news related to 'Stoicism'
  • MH17: No outpouring of grief from the Dutch
    THE HAGUE : Despite the extent of the Dutch fatalities in the MH17 tragedy, the Dutch have reacted with a sense of stoicism to a surreal encounter, a most horrible tragedy possibly provoked by a conflict. Malaysian ambassador to the Netherlands Datuk Dr Fauziah Mohamad Taib spoke of the Dutch reaction in an interview with the New Straits Times. While the MH17 inci Read more on this news related to 'Stoicism'
  • Kyrgyzstan: Chinese Workers Deported After Riot at Strategic Refinery
    Chinese workers in Kyrgyzstan are known for their stoicism amid rising xenophobia and appalling labor conditions. But something seems to have snapped this week for a crew of migrants toiling to build an oil refinery in the northern city of Tokmak.   According to Kyrgyz and Russian press reports , 39 Chinese migrants downed tools, blocked entry to the facility and Read more on this news related to 'Stoicism'

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