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Wednesday, June 12, 2013
How to Provoke a Revolution
Prime Minister Erdogan of Turkey doesn't seem to have noticed that with 50% of the vote you cannot impose your will on the other 50% if they really care. The arrow of time is irreversible, and the term 'Arab Spring' or 'Turkish Summer' is a euphemism.