Blog posts by year and month October 2010

Posts (2)

  1. We live in a time when all elites, whether on the left or the right, believe in rigid rules that say there is no alternative to the present political and economic system...

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  2. Back in 1960 the travel writer James Morris went to Afghanistan. He watched American and Soviet diplomats jockeying for influence, both convinced they could persuade the Afghans to support them in the Cold War. But, wrote Morris, the world the diplomats entered was a strange one

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