Middle East/Arab world in 2012
December 20, 2012, No Comments

The fallacy of the phrase, ‘the Muslim world’ Western media reinforces stereotypes by reducing a complex set ...

Israel – Palestine/Gaza 2012
December 20, 2012, 9 Comments

20 December Marching Toward a Third Uprising? (IPS) – While the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip hasn’t been so quiet for ...

Wednesday Night #1607
December 19, 2012, No Comments

The evening was enhanced by seasonal treats supplied by Catherine (the famous mince pies), Katherine Waters (Scottish sh ...

Wednesday Night #1605
December 4, 2012, No Comments

If you have not yet admired it, we highly recommend the Economist’s current Daily chart: The Advent Calendar – A ...

Wednesday Night #1589
August 15, 2012, No Comments

The bombardment of Olympics and political campaign news has had an inexplicably stultifying effect, relieved only by the ...

Wednesday Night #1588
August 6, 2012, No Comments

Mars rover Curiosity lands on surface of Red Planet – what fantastic news for the U.S. and world space community! We w ...

Wednesday Night #1582
June 27, 2012, No Comments

Despite the global agenda, and perhaps because it was a more intimate and informal Wednesday Night than usual, discussio ...

Turkey
November 5, 2011, 1 Comment

TURKEY: A Rising Influence Among Arab Nations (IPS) Assurances to women by the winners of the Tunisian elections that th ...

Wednesday Night #1548
November 2, 2011, No Comments

Europe and the EU The miracle of the European Union is that has united disparate countries into a common region, the tes ...