Russia in 2017 – 2018
May 30, 2018, 2 Comments

Reuters: Russia The Most Dangerous Philosopher in the World More posts on Russia 30 May Putin critic Bill Browder freed ...

Latin America 2013 – 18
May 28, 2018, 1 Comment

More on Latin America A pivotal election for president in Colombia came and went without a conclusive result, with the S ...

Corruption 2018
May 21, 2018, No Comments

Transparency International The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists 21 May Adam Serwer: There Is Only O ...

Africa: Conflict and governance 2018
May 6, 2018, No Comments

6 May After years of unrest, Ethiopians are riding an unlikely wave of hope. Will it last? It is difficult to overstate ...

Brazil 2016 – 18
April 4, 2018, No Comments

These 5 Facts Explain Brazil’s Crippling Scandals (TIME) 24 July 2015 See also Brazil 2013-2015 Rio 2016 Olympics Accu ...

Corruption 2012-2017
December 25, 2017, 2 Comments

Transparency International The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists Corruption in all its facets thrive ...

Russia: The Sochi 2014 Olympics and aftermath
December 5, 2017, 2 Comments

No officials, no flag and no anthem. The International Olympic Committee barred Russia from the 2018 Winter Games in Sou ...

Zimbabwe II
December 5, 2017, 3 Comments

5 December How the African Union got it wrong on Zimbabwe (Al Jazeera) As events played out in Zimbabwe, the African Uni ...

Africa: Conflict and governance 2015-17
December 4, 2017, No Comments

See also Africa: Conflict and governance 2013-2014 Richest President In Africa 2017 List A very long, detailed and depre ...

Quebec 2016-17
December 1, 2017, 2 Comments

Quebec post 2014 elections Josh Freed: Let’s come down from our Bonjour-Hi hysteria What will he want condemned ne ...