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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Holding the Economy to Ransom: Are the Republicans Making the US Ungovernable?

October 8, 2013

It is now day 8 of the government shut down in Washington.   In a further 9 days the money will run out for the US government to meet its bills.   The implications of US debt default are not just potentially catastrophic for the US, but for the world as a whole – it is, after all, the world’s […]

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Mr East Goes To The Movies 2013: Museum Hours

October 8, 2013

How much more would we get from life if we looked carefully at our surroundings rather than simply seeing them, is the question posed by this highly recommended and  compelling feature film debut from American independent director, Jem Cohen.  It is one of the most original films of the year so far. The film, co-produced […]

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