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August 2010

BP Could Be Worse

August 1, 2010 // El Mundo - Spain - Spanish

BP Has Been Less Bad I admit an offense: I like the big oil companies (Exxon Mobil, Shell, Chevron, BP and Total). It’s not that I like them for what they are. I like them because of the alternative: An alternative formed by businesses that are much bigger, much more corrupt, that aren’t subject to anything but [Read more]

Obama Prostrate before Israel

August 1, 2010 // Thawra Al Wehda - Syria - Arabic

Obama lauded Benjamin Netanyahu, saying that he considers him to be wise. He even said that Netanyahu being on the extreme right will somehow prove to be a helpful factor for the acceptance of new ideas.

The New Arizona Immigration Law

August 1, 2010 // La Crónica de Hoy - Mexico - Spanish

This weekend the highly touted Arizona law goes into effect, with a few limitations, thanks to Susan R. Bolton, a U.S. federal judge. It is more than a single law — it is a package of reforms to state laws that will allow state and county officials to step in for the federal authorities of the United States in order [Read more]

Post-Cheonan Policy Cannot Be This Way

August 1, 2010 // Segye Ilbo - South Korea - Korean

After the adoption of the UN Security Council president’s statements condemning North Korea, the South Korean government’s direction in coping with the Cheonan Incident has wavered. Two days ago, the government held a national security strategy meeting to discuss ways to revise North Korea policy to reflect the [Read more]
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