From: AlJazeeraEnglish | Mar 19, 2011On this week's Counting the Cost we look at: The economic impact of the catastrophe in Japan, the global nuclear power debate and an unexpected pastime in Afghanistan - skiing.
Saturday, March 19, 2011
From: AlJazeeraEnglish | Mar 19, 2011John Key, the prime minister of New Zealand, talks about the earthquake that struck his country in February and the recent disaster in Japan. Plus, Michael Meacher, the UK's former environment minister, discusses the future of nuclear power after the crisis in Japan. And, actress and UNICEF goodwill ambassador Mia Farrow reflects on her recent visit to South Sudan.
http://www.caseyresearch.com/ At the Casey Research Gold and Resource Summit, Doug Casey spoke about the degraded state of the United States today. "So many of the people who run this country are either knaves or fools, in other words, are you dealing with someone who is evil or stupid? Are you dealing with a Dick Cheney or a George Bush?" Listen as the chairman of Casey Research discusses how America's lack of a philosophical anchor, atmosphere of fear, and a reflexive belief in the government are contributing to the decline of America