Month: April 2004

Balance of Trade in Advanced Technologies

April 3, 2004 Off

I’ve been reading Emmanuel Todd’s “After The Empire”, in which he references the Census bureau statistics on balance of trade in advanced technologies. The numbers speak for themselves, the U.S. is importing more advanced technologies than it is exporting, consistently, since 2001. This is less an indictment of the Bush administration specifically and more a…

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April 1, 2004 Off

The conflict in Aceh, Indonesia does not get much coverage in the U.S, and only passing commentary in Australia, mostly by the leftist press, such as the Green Left Weekly. I blogged on No Data Source in July last year how the situation in Aceh has progressed:

By leigh