Category Archives: International affairs

The Government has been busy today…

I love when one day is the deadline for many applications because my inbox fills with notices: And when my inbox is full (without the help of spam), I am happy. Advertisements

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I mean, I like Putin, but not that much

Russian calendar girls in Putin birthday battle Source: BBC News

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School’s summer reading: a few quick reviews

The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done about It. Collier, Paul. Oxford, 2007 My favorite of the summer readings, and the only one I would go out of my way to suggest to … Continue reading

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Squandered Victory

Squandered Victory: The American Occupation and the Bungled Effort to Bring Democracy to Iraq By Larry Diamond © Times Books 2005 For my “Middle Eastern Politics and Diplomacy” class I gave a presentation on Squandered Victory, a book focusing on … Continue reading

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