The 1 percent vs. President Obama

July 28, 2012
Chrystia Freeland
The 1 percent vs. President Obama

Why have the rich turned against President Barack Obama? That has been a persistent theme of this campaign: We were reminded of it at the beginning of this week
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Prosperity, autocracy and democracy

March 3, 2012
Chrystia Freeland
Prosperity, autocracy and democracy

To understand the significance of the presidential election this weekend in Russia, read a book by two U.S.-based academics that is being published this month.
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In 2011, the revolution was tweeted

January 2, 2012
Chrystia Freeland
In 2011, the revolution was tweeted

2011 was a good year for protest and a bad year for government. 2012 will be a good year for both if our political leaders can figure out the connection.
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