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5 - 11 October 2000
Issue No. 502
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Raising the stakes
Developing countries are determined to put an end to the system bleeding them dry of all their resources. Gamal Nkrumah questions the new world order

The Canadian Pericles
Former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, who died last week, saw Canada as an extension of his own principles and personality, and left his mark on it accordingly. Marc Munro reflects on the man's legacy

Fujimori's swansong
Peru's cagey president has pulled what might be his final wild card, reports Hisham El-Naggar

Towering inferno
The "Generation P" do battle with Putin's crew, while the babushkas are reduced to dependency on TV soap operas, writes Shohdy Naguib from Moscow

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