Nepal
August 11, 2016, 1 Comment

The Cost of Political Instability in Nepal (NYT Editorial) Last week, Nepal’s Parliament elected Pushpa Kamal Dahal as ...

Lead-up to U.S. 2016 elections – Democrats
July 29, 2016, 1 Comment

2016 Democratic National Convention 25-28 July This year’s platform process is the most representative and inclusive i ...

Lead-up to U.S. 2016 elections – Republicans Part II
July 28, 2016, No Comments

The Most Extreme Republican Platform in Memory Barring some bizarre meltdown by the candidate, unexpected clusterfucks o ...

Canada: Liberals 2016-17
March 8, 2016, No Comments

Surprise winner Emmanuella Lambropoulos secures Liberal nomination for Saint-Laurent School teacher beats former provinc ...

Michael Bloomberg 2016
March 7, 2016, No Comments

The Untouchable – Can a good mayor amass too much power? The New Yorker August 2009 The Bloomberg Way The mayor of ...

Lead-up to U.S. 2016 elections – Republicans
February 28, 2016, No Comments

(The Guardian) Dark Money review: Nazi oil, the Koch brothers and a rightwing revolution New Yorker writer Jane Mayer ex ...

President Obama and the Supreme Court
December 8, 2015, No Comments

Supreme Court of the United States   2015 8 December Politics Are Dominating The Supreme Court This Week. That̵ ...

China: government and governance 2010 – 2015
November 16, 2015, 3 Comments

16 November China rebukes west over stance on terror (FT) Condolences sent to Paris amid ‘opportunistic’ call for fo ...

Canada: Government & governance 2014 -15
October 14, 2015, 2 Comments

See also: Canada (Politics) in 2015; Canada anti-terror Bill C-51 Stephen Harper: The Survivor CBC National Affairs Edit ...

Food and Hunger
July 22, 2015, No Comments

New rice variety could feed the planet without warming it (Science) A new type of genetically modified (GM) rice might s ...