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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 26, 2019  //  No Comments
Peter’s latest report highlights: This week’s FOMC statement, together with the accompanying press conference, s ...
Global Economy & Trade 2019
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WTO 2012-2015 More on Trade & Tariffs Global Economy & Trade 2016-18 Trump’s Trade War With China Is Already C ...
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Aftermath
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A supply vessel crosses over oil drifting from the site of the former Taylor Energy rig off the coast of Louisiana on Ma ...