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Lead-up to U.S. 2016 elections – Republicans Part II

The Most Extreme Republican Platform in Memory Barring some bizarre meltdown by the candidate, unexpected clusterfucks on the floor, or a violent confrontation between protesters and police, [none of which possibilities can be totally discounted] Trump […]

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Global Economy 2016

Global Economy 2015 SciDev.Net What is a knowledge economy? The Fourth Industrial Revolution — What It Means and How to Respond By Klaus Schwab (Foreign Affairs) We stand on the brink of a technological revolution that […]

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 //   //  July 14, 2016  //  No Comments

Firearms, gun control and politics /2

Bloomberg Topics: Gun Control The Guardian: US gun control Mother Jones: Guns Firearms, gun control and politics Guns with a History – should be shown before a sale to every gun purchaser! How much do you […]

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 //   //  July 5, 2016  //  No Comments

Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia

House of Saud in the crosshairs The Islamic State called for its followers to carry out ‘a month of calamity’ to coincide with the Muslim holy month. A string of attacks followed around the globe, Patrick […]

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 //   //  July 4, 2016  //  No Comments

ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2016

ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2015 CTV Montreal: ISIS – will the threat grow? Kyle Matthews of the Montreal Institue for Genocide and Human Rights Studies weighs in on the ISIS threat in a chat with Paul Karwatsky. ISIS’s Signature […]

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Montreal 2016
July 17, 2016  //  No Comments
Montreal Olympics 76: Nostalgia 1976 Summer Olympics Jack Todd on the 1976 Montreal Olympics: Drapeau’s baby from ...
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Wednesday Night #1794
July 20, 2016  //  No Comments
Only one week and how drastically the world’s mood has changed! A week ago, WN was decrying (with more than a bit of w ...
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Global Economy 2016
July 22, 2016  //  No Comments
Global Economy 2015 SciDev.Net What is a knowledge economy? The Fourth Industrial Revolution — What It Means and H ...
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Canada: Energy, environment & pipelines 2016
June 30, 2016  //  No Comments
Canada: Energy, environment & pipelines 2015 What is Energy East? (short video) National Observer Tar Sands Reportin ...