World-wide migration/refugees
March 9, 2022, No Comments

Why Al Jazeera will not say Mediterranean ‘migrants’ The word migrant has become a largely inaccurate umbrel ...

Burma/Myanmar 2012-2016
October 24, 2016, 4 Comments

(BBC) Should it be Burma or Myanmar? CIA World Factbook: Burma Aung San Suu Kyi (The Elders) Desmond Tutu: Speaking to A ...

World-wide migration/refugees
December 31, 2015, 1 Comment

UNHCR Mid-Year Trends 2014 Where We’re From Interactive app tracks migrants around the world. This application is ...

Wednesday Night #1761
December 2, 2015, No Comments

We were delighted to welcome Andrew Caddell  from Ottawa after a long absence. Andrew, who has been has been a reporter ...

Libya 2011 – 2015
August 30, 2015, 2 Comments

The Guardian: Libya NYT: Libya Clashes shatter illusion of security in Libyan capital Armed groups excluded from Tripoli ...

Wednesday Night #1733
May 20, 2015, No Comments

The week’s news ranges from the deadly serious to a  particularly eclectic if not downright bizarre collection th ...

Wednesday Night #1730
April 27, 2015, 2 Comments

So many sad anniversaries commemorated over the past few days. The centenary of the Armenian genocide was remembered aro ...

Wednesday Night #1729
April 21, 2015, 1 Comment

Wednesday, April 22nd is Earth Day 2015. Among the many events planned around the globe, Fulbright Canada will celebrate ...