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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    High price for democracy in the US

    Posted Oct 20th 2012, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Watching the wretched quality of the public debates between President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney, as well as the bad-tempered tenor of the election campaigns, it is tempting to say ... handsomely to his campaign. Financial and business groups can be fickle, as Obama is discovering. Romney has become their darling, collecting US$40 million from finance, industry and real estate, ...

  2. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    Electoral College means winning most votes may not win US presidency

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... States is yet again staring down the barrel of a potential constitutional crisis as the race for the White House enters its closing stages. With the Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney's post-debate momentum now bumping-up against President Barack Obama's formidable street-by-street strategies across key states, the risks of Romney winning the popular vote ...

  3. News - World - America decides

    US example of democracy not lost on mainland internet commentators

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... users to "vote" for Barack Obama or Mitt Romney. "Haven't cast a vote during your life?" asked one survey. "Never mind, you can try this mock US election." ... girl from the advert-saturated battleground state of Colorado saying she was "tired of Bronco Bama and Mitt Romney". CCTV reported that US campaign spending could reach US$6 billion- ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    West has no reason to be smug

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by Graeme Maxton

    ... to be the next leader of the free world, and when it concerns primary-school levels of general knowledge, it is more troubling. When Mitt Romney confused the word "Sikh" with "Sheikh" ... and self-righteousness. Despite understanding much less about the world than they should, they seem to think they can tell others what to do. Romney thought it acceptable to tell the British that they had made ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    In China or US, government must hear the people

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Paul Letters

    ... with promises of "change we can believe in" (Barack Obama, 2008) and "real change" (Mitt Romney, 2012), but when executive power is checked by legislative opposition, the compromises ...

  6. News - World - UKRAINE

    Threats, vulgarity win you votes in Ukraine

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by GUARDIAN

    ... The Guardian in Kiev Bad language and threats win voters' favour in rough and tumble politics of ex-Soviet nation Candidates swear to serve the people Parliaments can be boisterous places and elections are often heated affairs. But the frosty exchanges of an Obama-Romney debate or prime minister's question time in London pale in comparison to the rough and tumble ...



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