Selected Reading (22/07/09)July 22, 2009 at 7:21 am | Posted in Misc. | Leave a comment
In Nigeria, Eamon Kircher Allen finds some of the folks behind those internet email scams.
Simon Jenkins objects to the panic over swine flu.
Johann Hari defends Sasha Baron Cohen’s new cinematic creation, Bruno.
In Vanity Fair, Christopher Hitchens savages Gordon Brown & the Labour Party.
Is North Korea helping Burma to go nuclear?
- Robert Manning considers the prospect of deglobalisation.
- Spencer Ackerman finds Daniel Pipes – one of Melanie Phillips’ favourite ‘journalists’ – accusing the Obama administration of taking its orders from the Palestinians.
- Ezra Klein on the Obama administration’s strategy to get a deal on health care.
- Noah Efron on the recent riots in Israel.
- And The Onion gets ‘sold’ to the Chinese.