Judith Patterson OWN R.I.P.
January 30, 2017, 3 Comments

We are heartbroken to announce that our beloved, irreplaceable and irrepressible Judy Geologist died on Friday Darling J ...

Loyal Opposition/Resistance U.S.
January 30, 2017, No Comments

McCain, Again the Maverick, Challenges President Trump Sen. McCain has served notice he is the Republican lawmaker most ...

Cities, globalization and governance
January 25, 2017, No Comments

‘Sanctuary City’ Mayors Vow to Defy Trump’s Immigration Order The mayors of American cities large and small reacte ...

Wednesday Night #1820
January 25, 2017, No Comments

When we looked out the window on Tuesday and saw pristine snow falling over the dreary Montreal landscape, for a nano-se ...

Aid, Development and Progress 2014 – 2017
January 24, 2017, No Comments

Foreign Aid for Development Assistance Trump’s New “Global Gag Rule” is Much, Much More Far Reaching than George W ...

Wednesday Night #1819
January 18, 2017, No Comments

The last Wednesday Night of the Obama era or, if you prefer, the last of the pre-Trumpian era. The transition with all o ...

Wednesday Night #1818
January 11, 2017, No Comments

We have very special guests this week. Eric Ruel and Guylaine Maroist, co-founders of Productions de la ruelle , will jo ...

Wednesday Night #1817 — Looking Back and Looking Forward
January 4, 2017, 1 Comment

Who better to lead us through the patterns of cracked crystal balls than Peter Berezin? Just before Christmas he wrote: ...

Wednesday Night #1817 — Good things in 2016
January 4, 2017, No Comments

Thank you to Canada’s favorite astronaut, Colonel Chris Hadfield,  for reminding us that 2016 wasn’t all ba ...

U.S.: Environment & energy
January 4, 2017, No Comments

4 January Making Waves: A new study in the journal Science Advances confirms that the world’s oceans have steadily war ...