"...the process of “de-Nairobification” must continue. In addition to bringing an end to the costly routine of multiple outsourcing of all projects and services to Somalia, such decision will bring an end to a detrimental sub-culture that developed since the break up of the State. A sub-culture that lures governmental officials and members of the Parliament to accept invitations and attend private meetings with various colorful foreign characters of multiple agendas at the privacy of their offices, hotel rooms, and residence."
FASHION AND TRENDS
"U.S. television networks for the most part gave scant coverage to the unfolding tragedy – leaving viewers interested in the story no recourse but to hunt down al Jazeera English or the BBC to follow the tragic events at sea. Print media was a bit better, but as FAIR (Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting – a media watchdog group) noted, too often the major dailies reported the story “through Israel’s eyes” giving the benefit of the doubt to Israeli claims and focusing on the impact the event would have on U.S.- Israeli relations rather than on the plight of Palestinians or the legality of Israel’s attack in international waters."