Browsing articles from "August, 2010"
Aug 21, 2010
Center for Democracy and Civil Society

The high priests of finance

The austerity cult ♥ human sacrifice.

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Aug 21, 2010
Center for Democracy and Civil Society

Rwanda is still the model for African democracy

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Aug 20, 2010
Center for Democracy and Civil Society

Press freedom under attack in South Africa

South Africa is on the brink of a major step backward in press freedom.

Aug 19, 2010
Center for Democracy and Civil Society

Airline magazines

I usually ignore them, but Safi Airways’s in-flight magazine looks pretty interesting. For those who can’t want for DXB-KBL to check it out, it’s on their website.

Aug 19, 2010
Center for Democracy and Civil Society

America’s finest news source

The story of the day on cable news is the combat troops leaving Iraq. MSNBC was trying to make it a sappy story about victorious troops coming home, but it felt hollow and forced. The Onion‘s coverage seems a bit more on-target.

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