One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) – bad news & good news
December 10, 2012, 2 Comments

2012 10 December Google makes MIT professor’s dream of “$100 laptop” a reality (Reuters) – Googl ...

Woodsworth gone from Concordia
September 5, 2012, 1 Comment

Concordia goes through senior administrators like Elizabeth Taylor went through husbands! Peggy Curran blog University C ...

Wednesday Night #1566
March 7, 2012, 6 Comments

See also wednesday-night.com “Moses arduously led the Jews for 40 years through the desert — just to bring them to t ...

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 ...

Wednesday Night #1535
August 3, 2011, 3 Comments

It’s pretty scary out there. If you look at the historical data, every single time that growth has dipped below 2% ...

Wednesday Night #1507
January 19, 2011, 1 Comment

John Jonas, having had a very successful cataract operation, is back with Holly to offer his usual clear-eyed analysis o ...

Human development in the Arab world
January 18, 2011, No Comments

Arab Human Development Reports (download) Tunisian Revolution Shakes, Inspires Middle East (Truthdig) The Tunisian upris ...

Canada in 2010
December 30, 2010, No Comments

See also: Canada 2020 Globe & Mail Year in Review —The year that was in Canadian politics Policy Options (IRPP ...

Education: Obama administration
December 27, 2010, 1 Comment

US public schools are going broke, yet some spend like a kid in a candy store The $578 million price tag for the Robert ...

Wednesday Night #1502
December 15, 2010, No Comments

It has been a busy time and proposed topics are not yet settled on – so this will not be the usual Prologue inciti ...