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6 International development according to Hollywood

International development is just about at the bottom of the list of things that the average American thinks about each day. Foreign bureaus are closing for major US news sources. One of the big television networks turned down more money for global health reporting after a series, entirely funded by…

1 The coming of Contagion: A different kind of killer virus movie?

Okay, there’s another movie coming out about a killer virus that spreads across the planet — usually wiping out most of the extras and leaving only a few select movie stars. This one is Contagion, by Steven Soderbergh, due out in a few days. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4sYSyuuLk5g I have to admit I…