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 //   //  September 26, 2014  //  No Comments

Europe & EU 2014

The European EU Observer New School of Athens (NSoA) Ukraine Watch as 1000 years of European borders change Joseph Stiglitz: Europe’s Austerity Zombies Austerity has failed. But its defenders are willing to claim victory on the […]

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 //   //  September 25, 2014  //  No Comments

Middle East & Arab World in 2013 – 2014

Brian Lee Crowley:The emerging civil war for the control of Islam Who speaks for Islam? What we must never lose sight of is that the Islamist threat to Western societies like Europe, Canada and the U.S., […]

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 //   //  September 23, 2014  //  2 Comments

Canada 2013-14: Politics

Jonathan Goldbloom wants to represent Mount Royal He is competing against the mayor of Cote St. Luc, Anthony Housefather, to be named the Liberal candidate for the riding, taking over from long-time MP Irwin Cotler. “I […]

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 //   //  September 22, 2014  //  2 Comments

Firearms, gun control and politics

Bloomberg Topics: Gun Control The Guardian: US gun control Mother Jones: Guns 10 Pro-Gun Myths, Shot Down Fact-checking some of the gun lobby’s favorite arguments shows they’re full of holes. (31 January 2013) The most dangerous […]

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 //   //  September 19, 2014  //  1 Comment

U.K. in 2013 – 2014

  Special Report: Scotland stays in UK, but Britain faces change (Reuters) – The leaders of the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats – who form the current national government – and the opposition Labour Party promised […]

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Montreal 2014
September 29, 2014  //  No Comments
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WEDNESDAY NIGHT #1700
September 29, 2014  //  1 Comment
You are invited to celebrate the 1700th Wednesday Night Salon* on Wednesday, October 1st. – Chez-nous – any ...
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U.S. Economy 2013 – 2014
August 27, 2014  //  7 Comments
The Biggest Tax Scam Ever (RollingStone) Over the next decade, corporate inversions could cost the U.S. Treasury nearly ...
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Climate change and uncertainty 2014
September 21, 2014  //  1 Comment
Weather is not climate, and anecdotes are not statistics. Politicians discussing global warming. Sculpture by Issac Cord ...