Middle East & Arab World 2017
September 29, 2017, No Comments

Brookings Middle East and North Africa Carnegie Council: Perspectives from Inside a Tumultuous Middle East: Syria-Iraq-I ...

Dag Hammarskjöld
September 26, 2017, No Comments

The Hammarskjöld Commission Dag Hammarskjöld was on a mission to try to broker peace in Congo when he died in 1961. Ph ...

Water and Rivers
September 26, 2017, No Comments

More on Water Wednesday-Night.com Thirst  a powerful slide show on water Stockholm International Water Institute Nanote ...

UN Reform/2
September 23, 2017, 2 Comments

Jeffrey Sachs: The UN at 70 UN Reform UN Watch 23 September Not the UN’s finest hour UN Blocks Largest Independent ...

Terrorism 2016 – 17
September 15, 2017, No Comments

Global Terrorism Index 2015 Ban: Fight terrorism while respecting human rights Preventing terrorism requires “full ...

Space: the final frontier
September 15, 2017, No Comments

See also NASA European Space Agency (ESA) Rosetta Overview Mars ; space.com 15 September An artist’s rendition of ...

Alternate (clean) energy/renewables /2
September 7, 2017, 1 Comment

Sahara Forest Project A starting point for green growth solutions in dry areas Under the patronage of His Majesty King A ...

I am (not) Charlie – 2017 Update
September 1, 2017, No Comments

It should have never been difficult to grasp the basic yet vital distinction between defending the right of ideas to be ...

Afghanistan
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

Afghanistan’s tribes: Keeping their enemies close (The Economist) Afghanistan is frazzled by tribal divisions. Politic ...

Trump administration: U.S. Economy 2017 Chapter I
August 29, 2017, 2 Comments

29 August Martin Feldstein: Tax Reform and Budget Deficits in America (Project Syndicate) There is an important legislat ...