Firearms, gun control and politics /2018 – 2020
June 17, 2020, No Comments

How COVID-19 is changing the gun debate Rashawn Ray and Rebecca Shankman (Brookings) Protestors appear to perceive that ...

Wednesday Night #1993
May 27, 2020, No Comments

For the next weeks, we plan to focus on some of the topics from this Globe & Mail piece How will COVID-19 change our ...

Venezuela 2019
May 6, 2020, No Comments

Venezuela’s Hyperinflation Hits 80,000% Per Year in 2018 6 May Detained American claims he plotted Maduro’s ...

Wednesday Night #1983
March 18, 2020, No Comments

The first virtual Wednesday Night – a highly successful experiment! Coronavirus COVID-19 is causing drastic change ...

Alternate (clean) energy/renewables /2
January 17, 2020, 1 Comment

Renewables, land use, and local opposition in the United States By Samantha Gross Building on previously disturbed land ...

Wednesday Night #1966
November 20, 2019, No Comments

November 19 is the anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address 156 years ago,  one of the most insp ...

Forests and Deforestation
November 19, 2019, 1 Comment

19 November Borneo is burning Kalimantan, Indonesia (CNN) — Deep within the jungles of Indonesian Borneo, illegal fire ...

Wednesday Night #1964
November 6, 2019, No Comments

The past week has been a worthy lead-up to Tuesday, 5 November when we remembered -if not celebrated- Guy Fawkes Day and ...

Wednesday Night #1963
October 30, 2019, No Comments

On the eve of Hallowe’en, the real world seems scarier, more full of goblins and evil spirits than ever – or ...

Japan
August 29, 2019, 2 Comments

See also APEC 2014 and China Seas 29 August Japan is a Trumpian paradise of low immigration rates. It’s also a dying c ...