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  • It's a term 21st-century Europe would much rather forget in its quest to do business with now-powerful countries once humiliated or exploited in the name of, well, empire.

    Not Imperialist? The EU Just Started a Bit Late

  • "What we hear more and more today is people picking up what I call 21st-century words and phrases to transmit the same thoughts that went into the political procedure years ago," Clyburn told Reuters.

    Reuters: Top News

  • In short, 21st-century males have a great deal to be angry about because—as the show's compulsive pelvic fixation should make clear—they are in every way impotent.

    All About Yveses

  • In striving for what he and Chavez call "21st-century socialism," Correa has alienated bankers, industrialists, the Roman Catholic Church and even indigenous groups.

    www.startribune.com

  • Because it just so happens that not all canola oil is as flavourless as the stuff on supermarket shelves, which has been extruded, degummed, acidified, vacuumed, bleached and deodorized, all in the name of shelf life and what you might call the 21st-century agro-industrial palate.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • Lord Acton who prefers to be called just plain old Johnny is what you might call a 21st-century Renaissance man.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • For bullion traders such as ATS, the 21st-century version of the gold rush has seen profits more than double since 2007.

    Gold price continues its dizzying climb as economies come under threat

  • But from sewers to power stations, the infrastructure deficit continues to grow and today's problems pale by comparison to the challenges which could be posed by 21st-century resource shortages and climate change.

    If we can organise the Olympics, why can't we get the basics right? | Matthew Taylor

  • What Republicans need, he said, is the "flexibility to work within those principles on issues they need to address in modern 21st-century America."

    Reagan at 100 casts shadow over Republican Party

  • Confusing aspersion for evidence doesn't make Palin's case stronger; it just illustrates that she was misapprehending the history of the Soviet Union -- a country that didn't need America's 21st-century problems to collapse for its own reasons, and a topic that deserves far more serious attention than this debate has given it.

    Right-wing bloggers defend Sarah Palin's fake history

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