Mexico
February 22, 2017, No Comments

Top U.S. Officials Met With Defiance in Visit to Mexico Secretaries of State and Homeland Security encounter objections ...

Wednesday Night #1824
February 22, 2017, No Comments

An historical note: There was a U.S. presidential election in 1824 about which Wikipedia has this to say (note some simi ...

Burma/Myanmar 2017
February 20, 2017, No Comments

With Sustained Violence Against Rohingyas, Is Myanmar on the Edge of Islamist Insurgency? Since Myanmar’s approach to ...

Pakistan 2017
February 17, 2017, No Comments

Lessons From Trump’s ‘Fantastic’ Phone Call to Pakistan On words and meaning in international politics Uncertainty ...

Canada Healthcare 2015-17
February 16, 2017, No Comments

André Picard: The real challenge to Canada’s health system is not wait times Canada has some of the longest waits for ...

Wednesday Night #1823
February 15, 2017, No Comments

1823 had its share of memorable moments, particularly for Latin America,  notably the award of a grant of land in Texas ...

Wednesday Night #1822
February 8, 2017, No Comments

Before discussion of any of the events of the past week, we want first to pay tribute to David M. Culver who died on Mon ...

David M. Culver R.I.P.
February 8, 2017, 1 Comment

Former Alcan CEO David Culver dies at age 92 David Culver, a Montreal business leader credited with spearheading the Ma ...

Who/what is Donald J. Trump?
February 3, 2017, No Comments

For weeks and months before Donald Trump took the Oath of Office, media have been scrambling to analyze his character an ...

Wednesday Night #1821
February 1, 2017, No Comments

Since January 21, each day is bleaker than the last, despite the lengthening days and lack (so far) of truly fearsome wi ...