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Monday Morning Linkage

January 28, 2013

North Korea

Afghanistan

Mali

  • Hannah Armstrong’s “A Tale of Two Islamisms” discusses the High Council of Islam, i.e. the republican form of Islamism, spreading peacefully in the south.  (h/t Myra MacDonald)

Meanwhile, back at the education factory…

  • Finally, appropos of nothing, you need to watch this Yemeni Gangnam Style video to set the right mood for the rest of the week. Re-watch as often as needed. You’re welcome.
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Vikash is an Associate Professor of Political Science and Asian Studies at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY. His main areas of academic interest are (post-) globalization, economic development, and economic freedom, with a regional focus on South Asia