The Dongola Times

(Anachronistic) Dispatches from the Kingdom of Makuria.
26th of September, 2013

And By Peace Shall Destroy

When I see how people are wooed and awed by the new Iranian president, I wonder what they will do the first time they encounter the Foreign Minister, with his succulent English. It is like watching Christians lament the triumph of Al Jazeera, before they reflect on what it will mean when Chinese set-top boxes beam Press TV into their homes, and RT is the news source they could trust …