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Monday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


10 August 2009 10:35

  • According to Juan Cole, the most important news out of Pakistan has nothing to do with terrorists and drone strikes. It's all about the Supreme Court, and it's good news. (H/t Democracy Arsenal.)
  • Andrew Bacevich asks, 'What is it about Afghanistan, possessing next to nothing that the United States requires, that justifies such lavish attention?'
  • The August issue of World Politics review has a feature on global nuclear disarmament.
  • The environmental impact of meat consumption.
  • Fortune profiles China's attempt to build the world's largest, fastest, and most technologically sophisticated high-speed rail network.
  • Right funeral, wrong president: an unfortunate error in the Manila Bulletin's coverage of the Aquino funeral.