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Public Address 08/03/08 - Thought for Food

Public Address 08/03/08 - Thought for Food

The Audacity of Hype: John Key and the new National Socialism | Apr 08, 2008 07:34
A talk by Finlay Macdonald for the Distinguished Communicator Lecture Series for the Centre for Science Communication, Otago University. In case you hadn't picked up on this already, the title of my speech tonight is firmly tongue in cheek. The title of Barack Obama's first volume of memoirs is The Audacity of Hope. My facetious suggestion is that our own Great Pretender should call his memoirs The Audacity of...,

Piled in bins like summer fruit | Apr 08, 2008 07:12
Russell Brown's Hard News
This is the world we live in: on Saturday morning I hit Glenfield and bought a selection of electronic goods -- two 4GB USB flash drives, a decent name-brand cordless phone and a Remington trimmer set -- for less than a modest trip to the supermarket cost later in the...,

PA Radio: Thought for Food
Posted at 8:43AM on 8 Apr 08
What hurts you at the supermarket hurts developing countries more. Paul Deady talks to Raj Patel, a visiting scholar at the Centre for African Studies at Berkley UC about the effect on the ground of soaring commodity prices and scarcity of land.,1030,


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