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Elmo's Hostile Takeover

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Remember Sesame Street? Of course you do. The colorful puppets, songs, and memorable characters have educated and entertained millions of children. Many people learned to speak English by watching Sesame Street and there are some who otherwise wouldn’t have learned to read or count. 467 more words

Classysturgeon

Dystopian Warriors II Set is Out!

We finally got our next set of 2-D Minis on wargamevault.com !

Like the first in the series, this set is 8 characters in 2 skins, with the same assortment of bases, so they can be mixed and matched with Dystopian Warriors I.

Enjoy!

Hostile Takeover

Iran calls on Muslims to reconsider Saudi holy sites management -- Hostile takeover?

AFP

© KHAMENEI.IR/AFP/File | Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei issued an angry rebuke to regional rival Saudi Arabia, calling on the Muslim world to question its management of Islam’s holiest sites… 130 more words

The Killing of Dr Kem Ley

New Matilda, 25 July 2016: A funeral procession of more than a million people, organisers said, accompanied the coffin of slain activist Kem Ley through Phnom Penh on Sunday as his body made the journey from the pagoda where it had lain in state for two weeks back to his home town in the provinces. 189 more words

Environment

Global Witness and the language of deception

As the previous post on this blog noted, most media uncritically accepted the claims of Global Witness’ report Hostile Takeover to “link” Hun Sen’s family to companies with a total registered capital of $201 million, when in fact the report documents ownership only of $15.8 million by Hun Sen’s extended family and of $31.4 million by two of his children’s in-laws. 1,418 more words

Cambodia

Global Witness’ flawed report on Hun Sen’s family

The Global Witness report Hostile Takeover: The Corporate Empire of Cambodia’s Ruling Family was provided well in advance to selected media, to allow them to describe it without rushing. 1,707 more words

Cambodia

6. Retrenchment

Even with the terribly stupid choice that was made, I stood by it.

A part of me was convinced there would be a turnaround. I thought that by remaining steadfast, despite the abuse, everything would turn out fine in the end. 197 more words

Writing