Libya 2011 – 2015
October 4, 2015, 2 Comments

The Gun Smuggler’s Lament (Foreign Policy) In 2011, Osama Kubbar ran Qatari-supplied arms to Libyan rebels battling th ...

Wednesday Night #1748
September 2, 2015, 1 Comment

“Although the calendar always says January 1 is the beginning of the year, the real year — school year, univ ...

E is for Espionage
August 31, 2015, 2 Comments

How China and Russia are mining major U.S. data hacks (PBS Newshour) Intelligence services in Russia and China are cross ...

Wednesday Night #1747
August 26, 2015, No Comments

Reuters makes it official: China, one of the main engines of the world economy, has overtaken Greece at the top of the w ...

Climate Change and Security
August 26, 2015, 1 Comment

International Institute for Strategic Studies: Climate Change and Security The IISS believes climate change could have a ...

Wednesday Night #1745
August 12, 2015, No Comments

Gerald Ratzer and Tom Haslam-Jones remind us of the importance of 1745 to the Scots because of the Jacobite uprising ...

India 2013 – 2014
December 31, 2014, 3 Comments

India’s Ancient People (Full Documentary) (published December 2013) DC Debate: Narendra Modi’s sudden visit to L ...

U.S. Foreign Relations in 2013 – 2014
December 29, 2014, 1 Comment

Kevin Drum: Obama’s Foreign Policy: Frustrating, Perhaps, But Better Than Most of the Alternatives (Mother Jones) ...

Japan 2013 – 2014
December 14, 2014, 2 Comments

See also APEC 2014 and China Seas Exit polls show big win for Japan’s Abe Ruling coalition keeps two-thirds majori ...

APEC 2014
November 15, 2014, No Comments

Behind the APEC Summit’s landmark deals (Fortune) China’s unexpectedly easy cooperation with the U.S. on climate cha ...