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
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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 ...

Terrorism 2016 – 17
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Global Terrorism Index 2015 Ban: Fight terrorism while respecting human rights Preventing terrorism requires “full ...

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 ...

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

Afghanistan 2010 – 2017
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

31 August Afghanistan’s tribes: Keeping their enemies close (The Economist) Afghanistan is frazzled by tribal division ...

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 ...

The 45th President of the U.S. Chapter I
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U.S. Government & governance 2017 “In a word, they see him as their voice. And when their voice is shouted dow ...