Firearms, gun control and politics /2018 – 2019
August 15, 2019, No Comments

Bloomberg Topics: Gun Control The Guardian: US gun control Mother Jones: Guns The NRA vs. America How the country’s bi ...

Trump administration U.S. – China relations
August 13, 2019, No Comments

See also: North Korea Trump & Trade 2018 China Seas /2 The US-China trade war: 5 essential reads Kevin Rudd: Trump h ...

Forests and Deforestation
August 2, 2019, 1 Comment

Ethiopia breaks world record by planting 350 million trees in one day (Euronews) In a historic move for the east African ...

Wednesday Night #1944
June 19, 2019, No Comments

Thank you to all who made last week’s evening with Rick Barton such a stimulating success! Obviously, we did not get t ...

Wednesday Night #1943 with Rick Barton
June 12, 2019, No Comments

Discussions are always better than arguments These days it is often difficult to abide by the adage that An argument tri ...

Venezuela 2019
June 6, 2019, No Comments

Venezuela’s Hyperinflation Hits 80,000% Per Year in 2018 Kremlin Rejects US Suggestions That Russian Military Pers ...

Wednesday Night #1934
April 10, 2019, No Comments

One might have hoped that the commemoration of the Rwandan Tutsi genocide that started on Sunday (Rwanda begins week of ...

Trump administration: U.S. Economy 2017-18 Chapter II
December 21, 2018, No Comments

Economic Policymaking in the Age of Trump By 2006 Nobel Laureate Edmund S. Phelps For decades, America has suffered from ...

Wednesday Night #1917 with Brett House and Peter Berezin
December 5, 2018, No Comments

Wednesday’s funeral services for George H. W. Bush (Bush #41) may dominate the news, but with the very welcome ret ...

Wednesday Night #1915
November 21, 2018, No Comments

For all our friends who are celebrating American Thanksgiving on Thursday, we offer this judicious warning about table t ...