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Posts tagged "political unrest"


Economist Daily Chart: The Shoe Throwers Index. This week we crunched lots of statistics to predict where the next Arab revolution could most likely occur. Click through to find out how we put together this “index of unrest”, and to suggest ways it could be improved.

(via thepoliticalnotebook)