Judith Patterson OWN R.I.P.
January 30, 2017, 4 Comments

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

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 ...

Canada @ 150
January 4, 2017, No Comments

Federal government plans low-cost rollout of 2017 logo (29 April 2015) Our politicians need to be pushed to think long-t ...