Wednesday Night #1398
December 17, 2008, No Comments

Inevitably in this weekly tour d’horizon, we miss or neglect a number of newsworthy items. This week it was the sh ...

Commodities and co-dependency
August 1, 2008, No Comments

This thoughtful piece by Kenneth Rogoff was written in 2005. In light of the collapse of the Doha round, it bears readin ...

Wednesday Night #1336: TAR SANDS
October 10, 2007, 5 Comments

Tar Sands At one time, the supply of fossil fuels appeared virtually endless. It was probably Marion King Hubbert who, i ...

Wednesday Night #1226 – Oil & Katrina
August 31, 2005, No Comments

How is it that the richest country in the world, with the largest military budget in the world, does not have the milita ...

Wednesday Night #1210 Steve Poloz & Brian Mitchell
May 11, 2005, No Comments

May 11, 2005 As so often happens, events (or the stars) are aligning to ensure an exciting Wednesday Night this week. Wi ...