Wednesday Night #1769
January 27, 2016, No Comments

January 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  David Jones takes the opportunity to publish in The Metropolita ...

Wednesday Night #1768
January 20, 2016, No Comments

The rich, powerful, famous, and even infamous, are congregating in the temporarily gated community of Davos for the 46th ...

Wednesday Night 1767
January 13, 2016, No Comments

The death of David Bowie over the weekend has unleashed a world-wide torrent of eulogies absent only (unless we missed s ...

Greece in 2016
January 11, 2016, No Comments

(The Guardian) Greece (Reuters) Greece (Quartz) Greece’s opposition got a new leader. Kyriakos Mitsotakis—who has ca ...

Predictions for 2016
January 9, 2016, No Comments

Year-end musings and predictions for 2015 Why the new year starts on Jan. 1, a terrible time for renewal (WaPost) … ...

Wednesday Night #1766
January 6, 2016, No Comments

After a fascinating and informative debate on climate change, it was agreed that ascribing blame -even establishing caus ...

Turkey 2015
January 1, 2016, No Comments

2015 Erdoğan cites Hitler’s Germany as example of effective government Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ...