London Olympics puts focus on gentrification of Stratford – SPIEGEL ONLINE

 

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June 2011 – Aerial photo of the Olympic Park media centre. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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This is an excellent article from Spiegel, on Stratford, East London, and host to the Olympics. It’s well worth a read. Check it out!

London Olympics puts focus on gentrification of Stratford – SPIEGEL ONLINE.

In a few days, the Olympics will start with celebrations, and the whole World will be watching the games. However, afterwards, there will probably be many years of argument,  related to overspending of budgets, favoritism and the long term economic benefits. It would be good for the Treasury to publish the economic benefit assessment, with the assumptions.

What do you think?

 

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Mitt Romney would restore ‘Anglo-Saxon’ relations between Britain and America – Telegraph

PELLA, IA - AUGUST 10:  Former Massachusetts g...

PELLA, IA – AUGUST 10: Former Massachusetts governor and Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney, attends a business roundtable to discuss the economy during a campaign stop at the Vermeer Corporation on August 9, 2011 in Pella, Iowa. Most of the candidates hoping to receive the Republican presidential nomination are crisscrossing Iowa this week hoping to gain support in front of the Republican party debate and the Iowa Straw Poll. (Image credit: Getty Images via @daylife)

This is a very interesting article from the Telegraph. Check it out!

Mitt Romney would restore ‘Anglo-Saxon’ relations between Britain and America – Telegraph.

We are now seeing some traditional Republican positions giving strength to Romney. The race is on…

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