Nepal
August 11, 2016, 1 Comment

The Cost of Political Instability in Nepal (NYT Editorial) Last week, Nepal’s Parliament elected Pushpa Kamal Dahal as ...

Tibet
October 30, 2015, 2 Comments

See also China, Beijing Olympics and Olympic Protest Prime During Tibet’s early history it was an independent and ...

Wednesday Night #1746
August 18, 2015, No Comments

The current heat wave does not contribute to creative thinking and that appears to include most of the media sources on ...

Food and Hunger
July 22, 2015, No Comments

New rice variety could feed the planet without warming it (Science) A new type of genetically modified (GM) rice might s ...

Wednesday Night #1729
April 21, 2015, 1 Comment

Wednesday, April 22nd is Earth Day 2015. Among the many events planned around the globe, Fulbright Canada will celebrate ...

Wednesday Night #1717
January 27, 2015, No Comments

We start with the sad news that Ron Walker, husband of our dear friend and Wednesday Nighter, Margaret Lefebvre, has die ...

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 ...

Wednesday Night #1697 with Commodore C. Uday Bhaskar
September 10, 2014, 2 Comments

A truly fascinating and informative evening thanks to our delightful new guest,Commodore Chitrapu_Uday_Bhaskar. Starting ...

Education: demographics and trends 2013 – 2014
September 1, 2014, 4 Comments

  The Atlantic: The Most Notable Education Stories of 2013 The Atlantic: Vacation Reading — 9 Great Education ...

Wednesday Night #1683
June 4, 2014, No Comments

Peter Berezin will join us to discuss the May Bank Credit Analyst report: What Am I Good For? Debating The Merits Of Act ...