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Fiscal Compact: Why I’m Voting “Yes”

The following has been a long time in the writing, but I never considered not writing it. The post I wrote on my decision to vote “No” in the previous two referendums was among the most popular I have ever … Continue reading

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The Korean Tinderbox: The South Gets The Edge

North Korea decides not to back up its previous high-handed talk, and the South comes out of it the better, for once. It might not do much to assuage the loss of troops and civilians last month, but this is quite … Continue reading

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