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All men are equal, but some are more equal than others?

When I first started out in journlism in Australia, a senior editor told me:  remember the golden rule of news - 1 white life equals 10 brown lives equals 100 black lives.  He wasn’t a racist, he was just stating things the way they were.  Horrified as I was to hear that equation all those  [...]

Black Friday for India and Pakistan

It’s been a bloody Friday for both India and Pakistan. While two Pakistani mosques were attacked by militants, its neighbour India faced the deadliest Maoist attack ever.