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Robin Koerner

ROBIN KOERNER
Watching America

I am the 30-year-old British co-founder and publisher of Watching America, a website that reflects global opinion about the United States by translating foreign press articles.


I Recommend...

Websites:

The Moderate Voice
C-Span
American Rhetoric: Top 100 Speeches
Eccentric Star: A Public Diplomacy Weblog
Census Bureau Homepage
A Visual Look at Where Your Tax Dollars Go
 

Books:

World on Fire by Amy Chua
Tomorrow's God by Neale Donald Walsch
Freakonomics by Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
Bush at War by Bob Woodward
American Theocracyby Kevin Phillips

Crossing Borders

Border Talk Archives: Robin Koerner

Total Entries: 8

American Healthcare: a Symptom of the Second Pathology

July 7, 2006

My purpose is to point out a false dichotomy between collective solutions and individual freedom... | MORE...

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The Second American Pathology: Fear of the Collective Solution

June 29, 2006

What is it that runs so deep in America that this country cannot mobilize, or dare one say, collectivize for the common good... | MORE...

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Ideology and the Media

June 20, 2006

Much is made outside these shores about the U.S. media as being all style and no substance. | MORE...

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Ideology, History and Religion

June 9, 2006

The United States was very fortunate until 9/11 not to have directly felt the destruction that always accompanies a true clash of ideologies. | MORE...

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Ideology, Language and Labels

June 2, 2006

The words "Liberal" and "Conservative," thrown about off-handedly on news shows, have lost the true meanings of "liberal" or "conservative" ... | MORE...

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American Pathologies

May 19, 2006

So what is so broken about America? | MORE...

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America the Great

May 11, 2006

The global criticism of America is not anti-American. It's fundamentally pro-American. | MORE...

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America-phile

May 3, 2006

"The first thing that a visitor to Watching America will notice is that the world doesn't have much good to say about the United States." | MORE...

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"Doesn't anyone have anything good to say about America? What about the billions of dollars that America spends in foreign aid every year?"

— Bob

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Expand Your Borders
 Dispatches from a Small Planet
Frontline/World covers responses to the U.S. Presidential Election in 2004 from around the world.
 America Abroad
Experts discuss foreign affairs and American foreign policy.

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