Wednesday Night #1553
December 7, 2011, No Comments

With great thanks to Margaret Duthie for her copious notes on the evening’s discussion. Opening what was to be an ...

Wednesday Night #1550
November 15, 2011, No Comments

This week, we have a double treat. Fiona is flying in from Calgary for a 5-day visit, neatly arranged to permit her to b ...

Turkey
November 5, 2011, 1 Comment

TURKEY: A Rising Influence Among Arab Nations (IPS) Assurances to women by the winners of the Tunisian elections that th ...

Helmut Schmidt: The Truth About Europe's Economic Problems
October 28, 2011, 2 Comments

Helmut Schmidt’s Remarks at the European Central Bank As Europe’s leaders debate what to about the continent ...

Wednesday Night #1546
October 19, 2011, No Comments

Canada’s $35 billion shipbuilding contract The nature of government, more particularly, democratically elected gov ...

Wednesday Night #1545
October 12, 2011, 2 Comments

The main topic remains the Economy – a tradition for Wednesday Night, but we are beginning to wish for a little va ...

EU economy 2011 – part II
October 7, 2011, 5 Comments

Kenneth Matziorinis : July 19, 2011 Resolving the Euro Debt Crisis and Saving the Euro: Could a Euro-Zone Bond be the An ...

Wednesday Night #1538
August 24, 2011, 1 Comment

Jack Layton and Canadian politics Jack Layton is being laid to rest after having led a group, largely composed of neophy ...

Serbia & Kosovo
August 12, 2011, 2 Comments

Kosovo-Serbia talks off after renewed clashes (BBC) EU-mediated talks between Serbia and Kosovo have been called off ami ...