Wednesday Night #1900
August 8, 2018, No Comments

It’s far too hot to plan a mega celebration of Wednesday Night #1900. We can postpone it until Fall when/if the we ...

Wednesday Night #1899
August 1, 2018, No Comments

Following Trump & Trade requires a somewhat exhausting dedication along with agility in comprehending (or at least ...

Wednesday Night #1898
July 25, 2018, No Comments

We are looking forward to welcoming Kent Hovey-Smith’s guest, Craig Ryan,  Director, Social Entrepreneurship at B ...

Wednesday Night #1855
September 27, 2017, No Comments

Many thanks to all who participated in last Wednesday’s gathering with Mark Roper, Peter Trent and Helen Fotopulos – ...

Afghanistan 2010 – 2017
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

31 August Afghanistan’s tribes: Keeping their enemies close (The Economist) Afghanistan is frazzled by tribal division ...

Wednesday Night #1837
May 24, 2017, No Comments

In 1837 there were uprisings in both Upper and Lower Canada against the conservative minority in power.  Change that to ...

Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia 2015-17
May 21, 2017, No Comments

Burning Oil to Keep Cool The Hidden Energy Crisis in Saudi Arabia Glada Lahn and Paul Stevens (Chatham House December 20 ...

Syria 2016
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

See also Russia in 2016 Syria 2015 Devastation: Why refugees are risking everything to come to Europe A meticulous and h ...

U.S. Foreign Relations in 2015-16
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

See also China Seas Trump Transition: U.S. Foreign Policy   End-of-Year Sanctions: President Barack Obama announced ...

Middle East & Arab World 2015-16
December 12, 2016, 1 Comment

Brookings Middle East and North Africa Carnegie Council: Perspectives from Inside a Tumultuous Middle East: Syria-Iraq-I ...