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Post-pandemic world order

See also Education Getting Ahead of the Curve: Exploring post-COVID-19 Trends and their impact on anti-corruption, governance and development (Transparency International) There will be intense political, economic and social changes in the coming months and years. […]

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Coronavirus COVID-19 May 2020

Worldometer coronavirus Coronavirus COVID-19 Jan – April 2020 WHO Halts Hydroxychloroquine Trial Over Safety Concerns (NPR) The World Health Organization says it is temporarily halting its clinical trials that use hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19 patients over […]

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Australia/2

New York Times Topics: Australia ; BBC Australia country profile ; Australia Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) 25 May How Australia’s ‘fake genuine Russian choir’ Dustyesky went viral during the coronavirus pandemic Note: In Oz, ‘dusty’ means hungover, […]

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The Democrats/progressives 2020 Part II

The Democrats/progressives 2020 Part I Joe Biden’s VP Search Is Turning Into an Open Audition By Gabriel Debenedetti (New York) Formally, the committee members — former senator and lobbyist Chris Dodd, Delaware congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester, […]

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U.S. Government & governance 2020

U.S. Government & governance 2019 Our Caesar Can the country come back from Trump? The Republic already looks like Rome in ruins. Trump Can’t Cancel the Election. But States Could Do It for Him. Fired Inspector […]

Canada: International relations and foreign policy June 2019 –
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For the next weeks, we plan to focus on some of the topics from this Globe & Mail piece How will COVID-19 change our ...
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See Canada economy 2016-17 Poloz rejects ‘dire’ forecasts, says economy will rebound quickly (Globe & Mail) “W ...
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UN Conference on climate change COP21 Paris & aftermath Global Climate Report – July 2019 Wikipedia: School st ...