Wednesday Night #1360
March 26, 2008, 1 Comment

Bhutan In contrast to the chaos and violence of many elections in emerging democracies (not to mention some of those tha ...

Iraq war illegal – Linda McQuaig
March 25, 2008, No Comments

March 25, 2008 Iraq War Botched and Illegal by Linda McQuaig (Toronto Star/Common Dreams) Apart from a few enthusiasts o ...

Iraq 5 years later
March 24, 2008, No Comments

The $3 Trillion War, Josephy Stiglitz and Linda Bilmes (Vanity Fair, April 2008) After wildly lowballing the cost of the ...

Wednesday Night #1359
March 19, 2008, 1 Comment

We had promised that Beryl would be with us last week to talk about the new publication, The MetropolitaIn, that he will ...

State of the Union 2008
January 28, 2008, No Comments

January 31 (The Economist) The disappearing president and the shape of politics to come George Bush gave his last state- ...

Positive Signs in Iraq — Stratfor
November 13, 2007, No Comments

Iraq: Positive Signs November 13, 2007 2036 By George Friedman The latest reports concerning the war in Iraq suggest the ...

Turkey as a Regional Power Stratfor analysis
October 23, 2007, No Comments

October 23, 2007 By George Friedman Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) guerrillas based in northern Iraq ambushed Turk ...

Syria/Lebanon example offers alternative for Iraq: Richard Sindelar
October 11, 2007, No Comments

During the years Rick Sindelar served as Economic Consul at the US Consulate General in Montreal, he was a frequent part ...

Wednesday Night #1324 – Anne Sophie, Cleo & Kimon
July 18, 2007, 7 Comments

This Wednesday we will sadly say farewell to Anne Sophie Coleman, who leaves Montreal for an exciting new post in Washin ...

Iraqi Insurgent Media: The War Of Images And Ideas
July 12, 2007, No Comments

Thought you might appreciate this if you haven’t already seen it–the RFE-Radio Liberty website, currently en ...