Taking a stand

  • 2007-07-25
Recently a number of Latvians have contacted the newspaper about a few slightly flippant comments made in a small number of articles and editorials. They complained about phrases describing the dire condition of the Latvian health care system and the rampant corruption in Latvian administration. They were bothered that writing these sorts of comments gives Latvia a bad image, and we shouldn't be taking a stand in this kind of way. The fact of the matter is: the Latvian health care system is horrible and horribly corrupt. Despite the recent scandals, it is still difficult to get decent s...
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