Sunday, January 23, 2011

War and Remembrance

January 23, 2011

Governments are convinced, as with so much else, that history really cannot get on without them, and so after controversial and significant events, governments are wont to create commissions. When you see every problem as something to be investigated rather than solved, it should come as no surprise that the biggest tool in your toolbox […]

Read the full article →

Chinese deliver a musical message

January 23, 2011

If the body language and facial expressions of Barack Obama and Hu Jintao were too subtle of clues as to the relative posture of the two countries represented by the respective leaders, the music with which the Chinese chose to entertain their hosts should relieve us of any doubt: The song Lang Lang played describes […]

Read the full article →