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Greatest hope for 2009

What is your greatest hope for 2009?

Your vote:


None of the above14%
An end to the financial crisis14%
Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe steps down12%
Withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq9%
Greater investment in alternate sources of energy9%
Increased stability in Afghanistan9%
Lower carbon-dioxide emissions worldwide9%
Lower unemployment8%
Closure of the Guantánamo Bay detention camp8%
An end to the crisis in Darfur7%
Total votes cast: 2730
poll first posted on December 16, 2008

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