Draft a proposal that you think should be on the G8 agenda.

Posted by David Ignatius on July 17, 2006 1:00 PM


Bill Emmott is the former editor of The Economist magazine, a leading international current affairs publication from England. He is now an independent writer, speaker, and consultant on international affairs.

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London, England -- The rich industrialised countries -- supposed democracies -- meeting in St. Petersburg are either incapable or unwilling to implement solutions likely to matter. There is one proposal, however, they ought to discuss that could make a difference:...

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Jul 17, 2006 at 12:30 PM
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