Posts on topics that relate to more than one major category

Social media, society and technology 2016 – 2017
June 29, 2017, No Comments

17 Things You Were Doing on the Computer in 2001 (and aren’t doing any more) The meaning of life in a world withou ...

Aviation & Shipping Emissions
June 1, 2017, 1 Comment

Aaron Karp: Trump’s withdrawal from Paris is bad news for the ICAO emissions deal (Air Transport World) I expect to he ...

Cities, globalization and governance
January 25, 2017, No Comments

‘Sanctuary City’ Mayors Vow to Defy Trump’s Immigration Order The mayors of American cities large and small reacte ...

Aid, Development and Progress 2014 – 2017
January 24, 2017, No Comments

Foreign Aid for Development Assistance Trump’s New “Global Gag Rule” is Much, Much More Far Reaching than George W ...

Montreal 2016
December 30, 2016, No Comments

30 December Fifteen Montrealers named to Order of Canada Former Supreme Court Justice Morris Fish and McGill University ...

Media Matters 2016
December 22, 2016, No Comments

Media Matters 2015 The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy How to Deal With the Lies of Donald Trump ...

Education 2015-16
December 22, 2016, 1 Comment

“People often confuse charters and vouchers, but they are very different,” wrote Parag Pathak of the Massachusetts I ...

Affordable Care Act aka Obamacare 2012-16
December 15, 2016, 1 Comment

15 December Opinion: He won’t actually take away my insurance, will he? (NYT) “I kept hearing informed voters, who h ...

John Glenn, American Hero of the Space Age, Dies at 95
December 8, 2016, No Comments

John Glenn, American Hero of the Space Age, Dies at 95 John Glenn, a freckle-faced son of Ohio who was hailed as a natio ...

Lac-Mégantic and regulatory aftermath
October 21, 2016, No Comments

Transport Canada Rail Safety Quebec says Canadian Pacific directly responsible for Lac-Mégantic damages Canadian Pacifi ...