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3 Profound Lessons My Degree in International Relations Taught Me About Mankind

History is a mirror that reflects every one of us.

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You’re 18 years old boy about to graduate from high school. You don’t know what to do next in your life. Since you like challenges, you choose the most prestigious university in your country and apply for one of their most challenging programs.




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Jan Vajda

Jan Vajda

Freelance writer, project manager in two NGOs active in culture. On Medium, I write about the body, mind, soul, and community. Contact:

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