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A revolution against neoliberalism? – Opinion – Al Jazeera English

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I trail through the BBC site and find John Simpson and Jeremy Bowen who really should be assigned to the retirement heap so I go to Al Jazeera and find educated opinions……..

A revolution against neoliberalism? – Opinion – Al Jazeera English.

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February 26, 2011 at 10:00 am

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I don’t think I have watched and read the news with such a focussed mind as in recent weeks..  The developments since the first demonstrations in Tunisia have moved at such an alarming pace and it seems that no one knows where next….

I have read BBC reports that try to predict the outcome, Al Jazeera that just seem to report good stuff. Or not good but merely what they see without too much bullshit. I have watched CNN and their versions and analysis’s, ITN with its opinion…..  And the conclusion I come to is we actually have absolutely no idea whats next.

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February 25, 2011 at 3:30 pm

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Yukon Quest

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This is just a beautiful event to follow….

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February 15, 2011 at 10:12 am