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 ...

World of Waste and Imbalance
November 22, 2017, No Comments

22 November What’s in your harbour? Scientist appalled by Newfoundland’s underwater trash problem Pottery, p ...

Forests and Deforestation
September 22, 2017, 1 Comment

Long-lost Congo notebooks may shed light on how trees react to climate change Decaying notebooks discovered in an abando ...

Agriculture, food & climate change
September 13, 2017, 4 Comments

Lessons from the Green Revolution ; Green Revolution: Curse or Blessing? ; Agriculture & Food ; (International Food ...

Pakistan, Benazir Bhutto’s assassination and the aftermath
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

Musharraf declared fugitive as Bhutto murder trial ends in Pakistan Former military dictator has property confiscated as ...

Aid, Development and Progress 2014 – 2017
January 24, 2017, No Comments

Foreign Aid for Development Assistance Trump’s New “Global Gag Rule” is Much, Much More Far Reaching than George W ...

World-wide migration/refugees
October 2, 2016, No Comments

Why Al Jazeera will not say Mediterranean ‘migrants’ The word migrant has become a largely inaccurate umbrel ...

Wednesday Night #1803
September 21, 2016, No Comments

The Bush-Clinton saga ends with Bush, Sr. saying he’ll vote for Hillary. Reminds me of when the dwarves and elves ...

Wednesday Night #1802
September 14, 2016, No Comments

It is easy to draw a straight line from 9/11 to the rise of ISIS (by any name), turmoil in Iraq, Syria and generally thr ...

Small Island States
May 24, 2016, No Comments

Alliance of Small Island States AOSIS Members and Observers UNDP Support to Small Island Developing States Les îles qui ...