COLDTYPE Issue 152 January 2018 – is now on line

18 January 2018 — Coldtype

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Ever been to a hash wedding? Us, neither. Nate Robert has – 200 men, one blonde and tables spread with  hashish; all in the shadow of one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Trevor Grundy takes a hard look at Robert Mugabe’s successors  in Zimbabwe, and wonders if these men are any better. We’ve also got an insightful essay on the protests at the recent Golden Globe Awards by Rozali Telbis; while Conn M. Hallinan hands out his ‘Are You Serious’ awards to individuals, companies and governments that make the news worth reading. Barry Lando shows Donald Trump how migrants from ‘shithole’ countries contribute to US society; Nick Turse explains why American Special Ops forces are so good at wasting public money; Tom Harrington discusses the role of the media in recent election in Catalonia; and Jonathan Cook tells how a teenage girl exposed the ‘gun-wielding bully’ lurking in Israel. We’ve also got stories on the robber barons of Silicon Valley, freedom of speech, how Britain became a US state, censorship, and our Insights section.Download it HERE


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