China – Hong Kong October 2020-
February 28, 2021, No Comments

With new mass detentions, every prominent Hong Kong activist is either in jail or exile (WaPo) …on Sunday afternoo ...

Wednesday Night #2032
February 24, 2021, No Comments

President Biden has had a busy week on the international front, with virtual appearances at the G7 and Munich Security C ...

The Democrats/progressives 2020 Part II
February 24, 2021, No Comments

The Democrats/progressives 2020 Part I Politico Nightly: DEMOCRATS IN ARRAY — President Joe Biden’s nominee for budg ...

Danielle Choquette RIP
February 24, 2021, No Comments

June 27, 1941 – February 18, 2021 Danielle Choquette (Marie Ariane Alexandrine Marguerite Danielle Helene Choquett ...

Space: the final frontier
February 18, 2021, No Comments

See also NASA Space news European Space Agency (ESA) Rosetta Overview Mars ; space.com The Hubble Deep Field: The Most I ...

Wednesday Night #2031
February 17, 2021, No Comments

On Saturday, the 2nd impeachment trial ended with a vote for acquittal, as expected by all but the most optimistic. Heat ...

China and India – August 2020
February 16, 2021, No Comments

China and India What Pangong means for Asian geopolitics If disengagement leads to a border pact, the deal is prudent. I ...

Global economy 2020 – February 2021
February 15, 2021, No Comments

Post-pandemic world order Education Multilateralism Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Makes History As WTO’s First African And F ...

The Republicans 2020 – February 2021
February 15, 2021, No Comments

The Republicans 2020 The Lincoln Project What Is QAnon: Explaining the Internet Conspiracy Theory The 45th President of ...

Cities & sustainability II
February 15, 2021, No Comments

Sustainable Development Goal 11: Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable World Bank The Sustainable Citie ...