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Afghanistan April-August 2021 Taliban cracks down on more rights while demanding Western aid (WaPo) Even as they appeal ...

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A Christmas gift to science: After more than 25 years of development and delays, the launch of the James Webb Space Tele ...

The UN Decade on Biodiversity and beyond 2019-
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U.S. International relations and foreign policy December 2020- December 2021
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Joe Biden: Why America Must Lead Again U.S. Foreign Policy After Trump (March 2020) Trump administration: U.S. Foreign P ...

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NASA Space news European Space Agency (ESA) Rosetta Overview Mars ; space.com The Hubble Deep Field: James Webb Space Te ...

Canada: Energy, environment & climate change 2020-
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23 December Winter road salting has year-round consequences Winter road salting is a common de-icing technique used to e ...

Wednesday Night #2075
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The days are getting longer! Tuesday afternoon’s winter solstice marked the beginning of the winter season. Happy, ...

Democrats/progressives 2020- 2021
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The Democrats/progressives 2020 Part I 19-22 December POLITICO Playbook gives a relatively simple and easy-to-read accou ...

Global Governance and Globalization 2020-
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Davos is dead The world’s most elite conference is postponed, again. (Politico) Davos is dead, again. The glitzy and e ...

Americas/Western Hemisphere December 2019-
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Latin America 2013 – 19 Gabriel Boric’s triumph puts wind in the sails of Latin America’s resurgent left The decis ...