Posts Tagged ‘GPS’

Video : Fareed Zakaria on Swiss Minaret Ban

Mr. Zakaria is correct in stating that the ban only furthers the divide between Muslims and Europeans that the Swiss referendum and possible French ban on burqas are allegedly meant to bridge. Also, calling for assimilation is a farce as assimilation has yet to be proven to work. After all, the Muslims in Switzerland will […]

Transcript of Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on CNN’s State of the Union

On October 25th, 2009, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah spoke to CNN’s John King about the impending run-off election in Afghanistan, perceptions of Hamid Karzai, his take on General McChrystal’s assessment of the situation in Afghanistan, security and transperancy in the embattled nation: KING: We begin this Sunday with a man just about everyone predicts will lose […]

Video : Hamid Karzai on Farid Zakaria GPS, ‘I’m Known for Consensus’

Hamid Karzai says that all parties involved have had made mistakes over the past 8 years and speaks well about wanting to make the best decisions for a nation in the situation that Afghanistan is in, which are all fairly by the book positions for an unpopular President facing charges of illegitimacy at home and […]

Video : Dr. Ashraf Ghani ‘80% of What’s Happening in Afghanistan is Due to Bad Governance’

While speaking to CNN’s Fareed Zakaria, Afghan Presidential candidate, Dr. Ashraf Ghani has drawn an interesting allusion between the medieval kings of Shakespeare and current Afghan President Hamid Karzai. Dr. Ghani claims that Karzai has created a court of fools falling over each other to do whatever it takes to earn the ‘King’s’ trust and […]

Why the Recession is a GOOD Thing – The Death of Crocs

24/7 Wall Street put together a list of brands they think won’t survive the current economic crisis and luckily for us both Crocs, Old Navy and United Airlines are on that list: 3. Crocs footwear (CROX): The decline in stock price from $72 per share in late 2007 to $2 today, ongoing financing issues, consumer […]