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The Hot Zone interview with a Somali Islamist leader

Last September, Yahoo News' Kevin Sites interviewed Sheik Hassan Dahir Aweys. As fate would have it, he's been named leader of the Islamic council that's taken control of Mogadishu, capital of the essentially ungoverned country of Somalia. An excerpt: The United States lists Al-Ittihad al-Islami (Islamic Council) as a foreign terrorist group and has frozen […]

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Tue, June 27 2006 » Main Page, Media » Comments Off

Worthwhile reads on Canadian Journalist

Deb Jones was in a posting frenzy today! :) Media's money source:  Richard Siklos of the New York Times tackles the big business question for media: “Who do you think has got this Internet thing figured out?” Owning our own journalism: As the print media ponder the possibilities presented by blogs, some journalists are raising […]

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