Daily Archives: May 10, 2013

Bono: Mascot of Neoliberalism, by DAVE MARSH


(CounterPunch, May 08, 2013, http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/05/08/the-banalities-of-bono/)     Little Boy Lost   In 1984 I wrote a hostile (to both music and words) review of U2’s Unforgettable Fire. Some weeks later, I found myself dragooned (by a force too absurd to … Continue reading

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South Africa’s Sub-Imperial Seductions, by PATRICK BOND


(CounterPunch, May 09, 2013, http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/05/09/south-africas-sub-imperial-seductions/)     Debating Rule Over Africa   Durban, South Africa. Thanks are due to an odd man, the brutally-frank Zambian vice president Guy Scott who last week pronounced, “I dislike South Africa for the same … Continue reading

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