President Obama and Afghanistan
December 7, 2009, No Comments

Text of President Obama’s speech More on Afghanistan here and Afghanistan on Wednesday-night.com Jeffrey Sachs: Th ...

Wednesday Night #1448
December 2, 2009, No Comments

Special thanks to Margaret Duthie for assiduous note-taking It seems that almost every week, we celebrate another achiev ...

Afghan elections 2009
November 3, 2009, 1 Comment

(BBC) Afghanistan country profile ; (Government of Canada) Afghanistan elections 2009 Election officials give Karzai sec ...

Wednesday Night #1442
October 21, 2009, 2 Comments

On the eve of George W. Bush’s luncheon speech to a gathering of individuals willing to fork out a modest $4000 pe ...

Afghan-Pakistani Border map
October 15, 2009, No Comments

Pakistan: The South Waziristan Migration Stratfor Global Security and Intelligence Report Contrary to popular perception ...

Wednesday Night #1441
October 14, 2009, No Comments

On the eve of Lord Mayor Peter Trent’s return to that office (he is to be sworn in at noon on Thursday), the eveni ...

Wednesday Night #1433
August 19, 2009, 4 Comments

More to come The U.S. Healthcare debate Throughout much of the world and certainly most of the western world, universal ...

Thomas Friedman: Winds of Change?
June 14, 2009, No Comments

Twenty years ago, I wrote a book about the Middle East, and recently I was thinking of updating it with a new introducti ...

U.S. Presidential Dog
August 18, 2008, No Comments

FINALLY, an issue we can relate to … woops! That sounds politically incorrect. In Dog We Trust In these dog days o ...

Electoral college votes
July 28, 2008, No Comments

Pollster.com has at the top of its front page a chart suggesting that the presidential election is all but over. The pub ...