Israel – Palestine/Gaza 2015 – 2016
December 28, 2016, No Comments

28 December Thomas L. Friedman: Bibi Netanyahu Makes Trump His Chump The settlers’ goal is very clear, as Kerry put it ...

Burma/Myanmar 2012-2016
October 24, 2016, 4 Comments

(BBC) Should it be Burma or Myanmar? CIA World Factbook: Burma Aung San Suu Kyi (The Elders) Desmond Tutu: Speaking to A ...

Zimbabwe II
May 14, 2016, 3 Comments

Zimbabwe’s trillion-dollar note: from worthless paper to hot investment The central bank of Zimbabwe issued $100,000,0 ...

Brazil 2013 – 2015
August 17, 2015, No Comments

These 5 Facts Explain Brazil’s Crippling Scandals (TIME) 24 July 2015 17 August Despite protests, slog more likely tha ...

Wednesday Night #1731
May 6, 2015, No Comments

WOW! Alberta election 2015 results: NDP sweeps province in historic win Very few people believed this would happen. All ...

Africa: Conflict and governance 2013 -2014
December 3, 2014, 1 Comment

3 December Fighting over the spoils of war Resources, resentment at heart of C.A.R. conflict By Benedict Moran (Al Jazee ...

Wednesday Night #1704
October 29, 2014, No Comments

A lively evening which unexpectedly focused on the climate refugees reference rather than the greater issue of the waves ...

Wednesday Night #1676
April 16, 2014, No Comments

Sorry, Snowden: Putin Lied to You About His Surveillance State—And Made You a Pawn of It (Daily Beast via HuffPost) In ...

Wednesday Night #1675
April 8, 2014, No Comments

Monday night was a VERY GOOD NIGHT for federalists and all those who believe in the gros bon sens of the Québécois vot ...

Iran in 2012 – 2013
November 25, 2013, 3 Comments

Young men make wars, and the virtues of war are the virtues of young men. Courage and hope for the future. Then old men ...