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Brexit, EU & UK 2019

The Guardian Brexit BBC: Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU ‘Order! Order!’: Parliament Speaker Is Brexit’s Surprise Star and Villain Brexit, EU & UK 2018 What Next? How Brexit May […]

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Trump administration & Immigration 2018-19

Trump administration & Immigration 2017 4 Severely Ill Migrant Toddlers Hospitalized After Lawyers Visit Border Patrol Facility The kids were unresponsive, feverish and vomiting, yet receiving no medical care, according to lawyers. (HuffPost) The Associated Press […]

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Trump & Trade 2018 – 2019

See also Trade & Tariffs USMCA (formerly known as NAFTA) Trump administration U.S. – China relations   China Is Cutting Tariffs—For Everyone Else (The Atlantic) As Trump focuses on disruption, Beijing is evidently operating on a […]

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China: government and governance 2016-19

The Diplomat Magazine More on China China – Hong Kong Prominent Uighur Writer Dies at Chinese Internment Camp (VOA) A prominent Uighur writer, who had been held at an internment camp in China’s Xinjiang region, has […]

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SNC-Lavalin 2019

Charges against SNC-Lavalin explained — and how the PMO allegedly got involved See also Wednesday Night #1927 w/ David Kilgour A closer look at SNC-Lavalin’s sometimes murky past Yves Boisvert: A deferred prosecution agreement is not […]

Canada: government & governance 2019
June 22, 2019  //  No Comments
See SNC-Lavalin 2019 Canada: government & governance 2017-18 That did not take long! Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s c ...
Wednesday Night 1945 with Peter Berezin
June 25, 2019  //  No Comments
Peter’s latest report highlights: This week’s FOMC statement, together with the accompanying press conference, s ...
Trump administration: U.S. Economy 2019 Chapter III
June 4, 2019  //  1 Comment
Trump Is Slowing US Economic Growth By Robert J. Barro The current state of US macroeconomic policymaking across four ke ...
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Aftermath
June 24, 2019  //  No Comments
A supply vessel crosses over oil drifting from the site of the former Taylor Energy rig off the coast of Louisiana on Ma ...