Latin America 2013 – 17
October 14, 2017, 1 Comment

More on Latin America Julian Assange is squabbling with Ecuador’s new president. That could put his London refuge at r ...

Wednesday Night #1855
September 27, 2017, No Comments

Many thanks to all who participated in last Wednesday’s gathering with Mark Roper, Peter Trent and Helen Fotopulos – ...

Afghanistan
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

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

Canada: International relations and foreign policy 2017
July 4, 2017, No Comments

Video: 150 years of Canadian foreign policy CBC AT THE G20 Trudeau attends summit marked by widening Trump-Merkel rift P ...

Wednesday Night #1837
May 24, 2017, No Comments

In 1837 there were uprisings in both Upper and Lower Canada against the conservative minority in power.  Change that to ...

Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia 2015-17
May 21, 2017, No Comments

Burning Oil to Keep Cool The Hidden Energy Crisis in Saudi Arabia Glada Lahn and Paul Stevens (Chatham House December 20 ...

Syria 2016
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

See also Russia in 2016 Syria 2015 Devastation: Why refugees are risking everything to come to Europe A meticulous and h ...

U.S. Foreign Relations in 2015-16
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

See also China Seas Trump Transition: U.S. Foreign Policy   End-of-Year Sanctions: President Barack Obama announced ...

Middle East & Arab World 2015-16
December 12, 2016, 1 Comment

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

Wednesday Night # 1774
March 2, 2016, No Comments

March is certainly coming in like the proverbial lion with Tuesday night’s blizzard And Donald Trump’s victories in ...