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A colossus stirs from its slumber

Obama’s Washington speech signals a shift with global implications. [2 July 2013 | Peter Boyer] The cacophony around Kevin Rudd’s rise from the ashes last week muffled news of an event at a US university campus a few hours earlier … Continue reading

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This is no way to make money

Global warming is a real money-spinner — so long as you’ve got the fossil fuel lobby on your side. Continue reading

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