Tag Archives: Le Monde

Rousseau and the Islamists

Le Monde¬†hosted a fascinating ¬†debate recently, concerning whether, “L’islam politique est-il dans l’impasse?” Phillipe d’Iribarne suggests that the recent coup in Egypt, combined with the struggles of Islamist governments in Tunisia and Turkey, has a dual significance for the fate … Continue reading

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Piety and Promethean Offerings

Monsanto is being sued in India for potentially having violated restrictions on the creation of genetically modified organisms (in this case, a strain of eggplant). Le Monde has a report on the Indian response, which concludes with this tantalizing paragraph: … Continue reading

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