Greece and eurozone
 //   //  July 31, 2015  //  3 Comments

Greece in 2015

Greek Debt Crisis 2015 Live updates from Reuters on the debt crisis in Greece The Guardian: Greece Project Syndicate: Greece and the Fate of the Euro The Conversation: Grexit Greeks apologise with huge horse THE nation […]

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 //   //  July 30, 2015  //  No Comments

Media Matters 2015

Ryerson Review of Journalism Report of the Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications Time for Change: The CBC/Radio-Canada in the Twenty-first Century (July 2015) “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read […]

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Why did ‘Jihadi John’ flee Islamic State? British terrorist ‘Jihadi John,’ one of the most well-known members of ISIS, has reportedly fled the terrorist group, fearing for his life. (CSM) Jihadi John left because the terrorist […]

EU countries flags
 //   //  July 24, 2015  //  1 Comment

Europe & EU 2015

The Eurozone Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain. Other EU states (except for Denmark and the United Kingdom) are obliged to […]

 //   //  July 24, 2015  //  2 Comments

Firearms, gun control and politics

Bloomberg Topics: Gun Control The Guardian: US gun control Mother Jones: Guns Obama on Gun Control: I’m Frustrated by Lack of ‘Common Sense’ Laws (NBC) President Barack Obama highlighted that gun violence had killed far more […]

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Canada federal election 2015
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Canada: Government & governance 2014 -15 Canada (Politics) in 2015 Éric Grenier’s Inter ...
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Wednesday Night #1744
August 4, 2015  //  No Comments
FINALLY, on Sunday morning*, Stephen Harper put an end to the conjecture about WHEN the writ would be dropped. As far as ...
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Global Economy 2015
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Jeffrey Sachs on the Future of Economic Development (Mercatus Center) … looking back, I would put more weight on t ...
Water drop
August 3, 2015  //  No Comments
More on Water ; and on ; Thirst  a powerful slide show on water ; Stockholm International Water Ins ...