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August 13, 2013

Thomas L. Friedman: Kansas prairie offers lesson for Middle East

I’ve spent the past few months filming a Showtime documentary about how climate and environmental stresses helped trigger the Arab awakening. It’s been a fascinating journey because it forced me to look at the Middle East through the lens of Arab environmentalists instead of politicians. When you do that, you see the problems and solutions very differently.

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