Ioannis Gatsiounis

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Soccer: The (Mostly) Empty Net

In Uncategorized on June 14, 2010 at 4:47 am

June 11, 2010

Quick. Name one memorable match from the 2006 World Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

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Radical Drift: Malaysia and the Gaza Flotilla

In Uncategorized on June 5, 2010 at 12:35 pm

June 5, 2010

The Muslim world isn’t exactly synonymous with tolerance and reason, though one might expect to find it in larger doses in the “moderate model nation” of Malaysia.

But postings on prominent blogs and websites and marches to the US Embassy (no that’s not a misprint!) over Israel’s confrontation with a belligerent flotilla off the coast of Gaza Monday are further proof that intolerance is gnawing away even at the Muslim world’s perceived moderate fringe. Read the rest of this entry »