Friday, March 25, 2005

TIA Daily Contents: The Tulip Revolution: An Overnight Success Years in the Making

Seemingly out of nowhere, a mostly peaceful revolution overthrows an authoritarian government in Kyrgyzstan. But below the surface, this victory is the payoff for more than a decade of American investment in "civil society" in the former Soviet Republics.

Top News Stories
• The Tulip Revolution: A Sudden Victory
• The Tulip Revolution: A Decade-Long Project
• Anatomy of an Assassination
• The Slow Political Death of Social Security
• The Slow Political Death of McCain-Feingold?
• Commentary: Mysticism vs. Natural Metaphysics, from a Mystic


• Human Achievements: History of the Zipper
• Things of Beauty: Beautiful Tools

Feature Article
• Skepticism, Mysticism, and Living Death
by Robert Tracinski
The Terry Schiavo Case Exposes How the Mystics Exploit Secular Skepticism