Sujet: MercatorNet update for November 20
De: "MercatorNet"
Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2005 12:21:54 +1100
Pour: "MercatorNet-updates"

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MercatorNet update ~ Sunday, 20 November 2005
http://www.mercatornet.com
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Below youll find this weeks postings for MercatorNet. Theres some terrific reading, headed up by a look at Americas ageing crisis. A major report on the ethical implications was largely ignored by the media when it was released a few weeks ago. Our deputy editor, Carolyn Moynihan, takes an in-depth look.
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Cheers, Michael Cook
Editor, MercatorNet

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WHO CARES? THE CRISIS FACING AN AGEING SOCIETY
By Carolyn Moynihan
When the baby boom generation embraced birth control they forgot to ask who would support them and look after them in their old, old age.   http://www.mercatornet.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=183
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900 YEARS OF RUSSIAN MASTERPIECES
By Sarah Phelps Smith
The Guggenheim's bold survey of the progress of the art of Russia offers stunning insights into its culture from early icons to the avant-garde.   http://www.mercatornet.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=181
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PRIVATE VICES, PUBLIC VICES
By Alejo Sison
New Jersey voters overlooked the messy marriage breakup of Senator Jon Corzine and elected him governor anyway. An expert in business ethics asks what lessons can be drawn from this.   http://www.mercatornet.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=182
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PETER DRUCKER (1909-2005)
By Michael Cook
After Arnold Schwarzenegger, Peter Drucker, who died this week, was probably the best-known Austrian in the English-speaking world. An expert on his work explains why he has been so influential.   http://www.mercatornet.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=184
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GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK
By William Park
It's hard to talk about the era of Senator Joe McCarthy without lapsing into paranoia. But actor-director George Clooney succeeds in this drama about anchor man Edward R. Murrow.   http://www.mercatornet.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=180
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