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Turkish coup, Muslim democracy and Western bad faith
Western democracies seeking to dominate the region have been the greatest impediment to accountability in Muslim world.
2832 points by Al Jazeera English | Islam Western world Democracy Jean-Paul Sartre Barack Obama George W. Bush Turkey Muslim world
Letter: Wisdom of Camus
Wisdom of CamusOn Jan. 1, 1940, just four months before France was invaded, Albert Camus wrote in the newspaper Le Soir Republicain the following to his countrymen, which is very appropriate for Americans today. “It is vain to wish for happiness this year, but essential to work to construct it. Wish...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | Albert Camus France Jean-Paul Sartre 2003 invasion of Iraq The Cure Following Victor Hugo Newspaper
Bob Dylan: I won’t travel to Stockholm to accept Nobel Prize
Bob Dylan has confirmed he will not travel to Stockholm to accept the Nobel Prize in Literature next month, the Swedish Academy said. Read Full Article at RT.com
651 points by Russia Today | Nobel Prize Nobel Prize in Literature Jean-Paul Sartre Nobel laureates in Literature Harold Pinter Elfriede Jelinek Sweden Bob Dylan