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Corporate Crimes

April 24, 2009


I shake my head with incredulity at these corporations and what they think is acceptable.  And I  have theory that this disregard for life has its roots in the alienation that technology thrives on and what that alienation spawns.  I’ve come across young people who’ve used the most offensive examples to argue their points without […]

Shoe hurled as Chinese PM speaks

February 3, 2009


A protester has thrown a shoe at Wen Jiabao during a speech at Cambridge University and called the Chinese prime minister a “dictator”. The shoe landed about a metre away from Mr Wen and the protester, a young man, was then removed by security guards. Mr Wen, who earlier signed a series of trade agreements […]