"The Americans keep telling us how successful their system is. Then they remind us not to stray too far from our hotel at night." - An un-named EU trade representative quoted during international trade talks in Denver, Colorado, 1997.
Saturday, December 13, 2008
Bob Sommer looks back on the political watershed eight years ago when the American democratic republic was suspended in favour of (at least) eight years of kleptocracy and dictatorship. Never again, Information Landmine hopes, although we note that Jeb Bush is reportedly already thinking about what lies ahead in 2012 or '16.