Archive for April 23rd, 2007

  • [This is a comment by regular New Mandala reader, Republican, on the International Crisis Group's recent report on southern Thailand: icg-2007.pdf.]  Over the last year one could be excused for having […]

    ICG, Southern Thailand and the coup

    [This is a comment by regular New Mandala reader, Republican, on the International Crisis Group's recent report on southern Thailand: icg-2007.pdf.]  Over the last year one could be excused for having […]

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  • Former Australian Prime Minister, Paul Keating, once famously described Australia’s Senate as “unrepresentative swill.” He was right. The composition of Australia’s Senate is bizarre. With equal representation (12 senators) from […]

    “Unrepresentative swill”

    Former Australian Prime Minister, Paul Keating, once famously described Australia’s Senate as “unrepresentative swill.” He was right. The composition of Australia’s Senate is bizarre. With equal representation (12 senators) from […]

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