Saturday, October 03, 2009

The Peaceful Place

This NYT article, about a man who went from Somalia to Minnesota back to Somalia to basically become governor of a local tribal area, is absolutely fascinating. Hurray for technocracy (and Minnesota's reputation as a "peaceful place")!


Anonymous said...

ugh, subscription required.


chingona said...


You probably just have to register. I don't have a subscription and I could read it.