Sarkozy Joins Merkel and Cameron

President of France Nicolas Sarkozy has joined UK Prime Minister David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in declaring recent attempts to force multi-culturalism onto Western communities a failure. “We have been too concerned about the identity of the person who was arriving and not enough about the identity of the country that was receiving …

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Avatar

Darn. Early previews of Avatar were stunning. But it looked preachy right from the beginning – like a magnificent sci-fi retelling of the noble green fight against logging in Tasmania. Jim Schembri at The Age has seen it, and says this is exactly right: THERE’S no argument that, as a showcase for the immersive potential …

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