Monthly Archives: April 2015

A Nuclear Deal With Iran Isn’t Just About Bombs – NYTimes.com

Nicholas Kristof writes: “On balance, with either the military option or the sanctions option, Iran probably ends up with a nuclear capability within a decade. With a nuclear deal, it’s just possible that we could prevent that from happening.” via … Continue reading

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The Order in Saigon’s Chaos – NYTimes.com

The Order in Saigon’s Chaos – NYTimes.com.

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The Chinese Billionaire Zhang Lei Spins Research Into Investment Gold – NYTimes.com

Photo Lei Zhang, a billionaire investor, was an early backer of companies like Tencent and JD.com, businesses that have shaken up traditional industries across China. Now he thinks these companies could stir things up globally. Credit Jason Henry for The … Continue reading

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Tom Friedman illuminates the middle east, with light from China at NYT.

Tom Friedman writes a fabulous column, to illuminate the middle east. “So there you have it. The news out of China is the crackdown on kindergartens teaching math and English too early, and the news out of Yemen is that … Continue reading

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