Tag Archives: democracy

IMMIGRATION

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None of the above

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Athens rejects Spartan terms

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  15 February 2015 “Voters are the eurozone’s weakest link.” A headline in London’s Financial Times over … Continue reading

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Development ≠ Democracy

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  5 December 2013 “There is no connection between democracy and development.” Observation by Meles Zenawi (1955-2012), … Continue reading

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Democracy? No thanks!

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  25 November 2013 Enough is enough, the Greek government has finally told the triad (European Commission, … Continue reading

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Democracy not incompatible with dictatorship

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Stardust politicians

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  13 October 2012 Continuing our exposure of the failings of so-called democracy in western countries, we … Continue reading

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