Daily Archives: July 27, 2011

Cutting, taxing, spending….

By Thomas L Friedman There is only one thing worse than Republicans and Democrats failing to agree to lift the debt ceiling, and that is lifting the debt ceiling without a well-thought-out plan and with hasty cuts totaling trillions of … Continue reading

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Climate change and Security

The UN Security Council has expressed concern that climate change may aggravate threats to international peace and security after what diplomats described as intense negotiations between Germany and Russia, which initially opposed any council action.

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Q. and A. on the U.S. Debt Ceiling

A crash course in all things debt ceiling. Q. and A. on the U.S. Debt Ceiling, posted with vodpod

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