November 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #2 specific example – Estonia / Russian negotiations

Text: “‘Why Bother Talking To Liars?’ Estonia’s Former President Says No Point Negotiating With Russia.” Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty . https://www.rferl.org/amp/ukraine-war-ilves-interview-western-response/31805297.html In the interview Estonia’s Former President, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, discusses the pointless of negotiating with Russia about the Read more…

November 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #2 specific example – prime minister criticized by far-right critics

Text: “Trudeau faced harsh critics in the EU Parliament this week. Here’s who launched the attacks.” CBC news. https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/european-members-parliament-attact-trudeau-1.6397579 Extract: “When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau recently addressed the European Union Parliament and warned of growing threats to democracy, he received an Read more…

November 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #1 specific example – news article on language in history textbooks

Text: “Publishers revise textbook phrases about ‘forced’ Korean laborers.” Asashi Shimbun. https://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/14585864 There have been a number of ongoing issues between Japan and Korea over Japan’s colonial occupation of Korea and how those issues are addressed in textbooks. In Japan Read more…