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Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Murdoch and starving Somali children

What’s in the news these days? a)     New reports of famine in parts of Somalia, Ethiopia, and northern Kenya, alongside the difficulties of getting food and medical aid to areas in which famine is partially caused by what’s often referred to as the ‘political conditions’. b)    The so-called phone hacking scandal in which News Corp.’s