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Brexit, EU & UK

The Guardian Brexit The Tories have voted that animals can’t feel pain as part of the EU bill, marking the beginning of our anti-science Brexit The Tories have already decided to scale back huge parts of […]

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Trump & Trade 2018

See also Trade & Tariffs USMCA (formerly known as NAFTA) 6 December Paul Krugman: The Art of the Imaginary Deal On trade, Trump is a rebel without a clue U.S. trade law gives the president a […]

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CUSMA/USMCA (formerly known as NAFTA)

NAFTA Negotiations 2017-2018 AP fact check: New trade deal not as big as Trump claims Canada ‘not surprised’ Trump taking risky move in order to ratify new NAFTA U.S. president says he’ll terminate the old trade […]

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China geopolitical strategy

See also China Seas Quartz: China in Africa Panos Mourdoukoutas: What Is China Doing In Africa? (Forbes) Chinese corporations are all over Africa. In June 2017 a McKinsey & Company report estimated that there are more […]

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The Russia probe

See also: Robert Mueller III, Special Counsel 29-30 November Trump calls Russia deal ‘legal and cool’ as Mueller inquiry gathers momentum Michael Cohen’s confession casts the president himself as a pivotal figure in Mueller’s investigation into […]

Montreal 2017 -2018
December 4, 2018  //  No Comments
CBC News Montreal Montreal 2016 COUNTDOWN to 2022 Turning the corner on Montreal roadwork Sign The Montreal Petition To ...
Wednesday Night #1917 with Brett House and Peter Berezin
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Wednesday’s funeral services for George H. W. Bush (Bush #41) may dominate the news, but with the very welcome ret ...
Canada economy 2017 (Part 2) – 2018
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See Canada economy 2016-17 BDC: 2018 economic outlook: Global growth brings good news for Canadian entrepreneurs Economi ...
Climate change, uncertainty & security 2017 – 2018
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Katowice Climate Change Conference 2 – 14 December 2018 Avoiding meat and dairy is ‘single biggest way’ to red ...