Daily Archives: September 2, 2004

Top Ten Worst Dictators

I’m sorry I missed this story when it first came out, and grateful that someone on Metafilter blogged it: David Wallechinsky, a contributing editor for Parade Magazine, produces an annual list of the world’s worst dictators, in consultation with Amnesty … Continue reading

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Global competitions

I’ve blogged recently about projects like TalkToUS that try to bring voices from around the world into the conversation around the upcoming US elections. Betavote takes a much blunter approach to the issue – they let anyone on the Internet … Continue reading

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