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Donald Trump Impeachment Inquiry/hearings

The 45th President of the U.S. Chapters I, II, III & IV What’s in the House Resolution on Impeachment? The Impeachment Process Explained: What Happens to Trump Now? The House Intelligence Committee’s impeachment inquiry report Three […]

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The Democrats/progressives 2019 II

The Democrats/progressives 2018 The Democrats/progressives 2019 I Check out the Democratic field with our candidate tracker. Introducing the Post Pundit 2020 Power Ranking. Tom Toles/The Washington Post The Issues The most comprehensive guide anywhere to the […]

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Turkey 2018 – 2019

Syria 2019 3 December Macron clashes with Erdoğan over anti-Isis Kurdish fighters French president says Turkey should not pressure Nato to label Syrian Kurds as terrorists Emmanuel Macron has confronted his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, […]

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China: government and governance 2016-19

The Diplomat Magazine More on China China – Hong Kong China’s Internment Camps Ruled by Secrecy and Spying, New Leak Shows A secret document reflects leaders’ struggle to manage Xinjiang sites swelling with Muslim detainees. (NYT) […]

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ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2019

What ISIS Really Wants The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what […]

Canada: International relations and foreign policy June 2019 –
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Canada International Relations – Trade 2017-2018 Canada-U.S. 2018-19 USMCA (formerly known as NAFTA)  Climate change, ...
Wednesday Night #1968
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While most of us regard the U.S. Thanksgiving as a benign, stress-free precursor to the commercial Christmas madness (sa ...
Global Economy & Trade 2019
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WTO 2012-2015 More on Trade & Tariffs Global Economy & Trade 2016-18 2-3 December Stocks fall, bonds climb amid ...
Oceans and seas
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(National Geographic): Ocean Levels Are Getting Higher—Can We Do Anything About It? Council on Foreign Relations Globa ...