‘Dubai on Empty’

“From the Western mercenaries and Asian drones who maintain the gaudy show to 100-odd families who are impervious to any economic reality, A. A. Gill discovers that no one truly belongs in Dubai, where the legacy of oil has made everything worthless.”

read it here:

http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2011/04/dubai-201104

 

a rebuttal:

http://mideastposts.com/2011/03/16/the-real-damage-of-vanity-fairs-scathing-attack-on-dubai/

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