- Denmark's fire and ambulance service is privately owned, and is the most efficient and economical in Europe.
- In the middle of a wave of democracy in the Middle East, the British Prime Minister flies in...to sell weapons.
- Neal Stephenson writes "Space stasis: What the strange persistence of rockets can teach us about innovation."
- More than half of private sector companies say they won't hire people who lost their jobs in the public sector.
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