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Tuesday, March 14, 2006

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Blissex

The problem is: the victims of globalisation are a minority of voters, and usually not even a vocal minority.

Most voters have appreciating homes, and many of them have safe jobs either because they are government licensed, or in some government department or blue chip companies. They can't care less. Especially in France: the recent beur riots were considered a nuisance by irrelevant outsiders.

There are just not enough votes in helping software engineers or people without college degrees cope.

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