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Friday Digest: Iraq, Martin Luther King, Jr

This is our new Friday Digest! Every Friday, this weekly news round-up gives us the occasion to share with you news from various topics: politics to arts, entertainment, media, science, sports, fun and less fun news… This digest is a list of news published this week on the Internet (Friday to Friday), selected by the Sama Team, and it is by no means exhaustive. If you want to suggest a news to be added in the next Friday Digest, contact us. ...


Martin Luther King Memorial in Washington

  Barack Obama led a dedication ceremony in Washington last Sunday, honoring the civil rights leader. The 30-foot granite statue “Stone of Hope“, is the first monument on the National Mall honoring a black leader.   From MLK Memorial website: The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial is conceived of as an engaging landscape experience tied to other landscapes and monuments, not as a single object or memorial dominating the site. The ...


The Sama Fraternal Society Is Yours!

We are proud and happy to announce the launch of the Sama Fraternal Society! This period of the year is about sharing and giving and it is the perfect time for this announcement. Max Dana published her post earlier today on her Blog and we are crossposting it on the Sama Gazette. Comments are closed on this page but you can send your comments directly on Max Dana’s post.   “ This is an announcement: the Sama Fraternal Society is yours! ...


Friday Digest: Chabrol, Roma, Koran, Ocean, Rwanda…

This is our new Friday Digest! Every Friday, this weekly news round-up gives us the occasion to share with you news from various topics: politics to arts, entertainment, media, science, sports, fun and less fun news… This digest is a list of news published this week on the Internet (Friday to Friday), selected by the Sama Team, and it is by no means exhaustive. If you want to suggest a news to be added in the next Friday Digest, contact us. The ...


Friday Digest: Sudan, Tesla, Gay Pastors, Iran, BP…

This is our new Friday Digest! Every Friday, this weekly news round-up gives us the occasion to share with you news from various topics: politics to arts, entertainment, media, science, sports, fun and less fun news… This digest is a list of news published this week on the Internet (Friday to Friday), selected by the Sama Team, and it is by no means exhaustive. If you want to suggest a news to be added in the next Friday Digest, contact us. The ...


The power of carrot and stick: reductio ad absurdum?

This week-end we had a lively discussion at the Sama Gazette about why the Obama administration but also other administrations in Europe seem to have forgotten their promises concerning Darfur. Two articles published last week originated this discussion : an article/op-ed posted on USA Today by John Prendergast: U.S. must help stop Sudan’s slow-motion war and The value of sticks and carrots for Sudan published on Enough Project website. Many ...


Barack Obama: disappointment and hope

  We enjoy discussing about all kind of topics within the Sama Team, even the more controversial ones. And surprisingly, it appears everything connected to Barack Obama is controversial. A year after Barack Obama was elected US President, many people say the US President’s performance has dismayed even his biggest admirers, at a time when the country is facing the worst recession since the Great Depression of the 1930s…   The ...


Darfur, Congo, Burma: is ‘good will’ enough?

Yesterday, Max Dana posted on her blog a long article titled: Darfur, Congo, Burma: is ‘good will’ enough? All the Sama Team felt very concerned by the subject, we discussed a lot about it since yesturday so we decided to post this entire article on the Sama Gazette. If you are a regular reader of the Gazette, you know we usually don’t post anything directly connected to Max Dana (it’s an internal policy, we stay independent ...






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