ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2019-
February 3, 2022, No Comments

What ISIS Really Wants The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully co ...

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan August-December 2021
December 30, 2021, No Comments

Afghanistan April-August 2021 Taliban cracks down on more rights while demanding Western aid (WaPo) Even as they appeal ...

Firearms, gun control and politics 2018 – 2021
December 12, 2021, No Comments

Gun Violence Archive Texans Can Sue Abortion Providers? Californians Will Sue Gun Makers, Governor Says. Newsom says heâ ...

Africa: Conflict and governance 2018- June 2021
June 29, 2021, No Comments

29 June Former S.African leader Zuma sentenced to 15 months in jail (Reuters) – South Africa’s highest court ...

Middle East & Arab World: Saudi Arabia 2019-20
December 6, 2020, No Comments

Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia 2015-17 Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia 2017-18 Saudi Arabia ...

Russia 2017 – April 2019
April 25, 2019, 2 Comments

Wikipedia: List of journalists killed in Russia Reuters: Russia Carnegie Moscow Center The Most Dangerous Philosopher in ...

Pakistan, Benazir Bhutto’s assassination and the aftermath
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

Musharraf declared fugitive as Bhutto murder trial ends in Pakistan Former military dictator has property confiscated as ...

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 #1850
August 23, 2017, No Comments

1850 – a highly significant year in light of current events. In the U.S., the Compromise of 1850 became law. Note: The ...

Wednesday Night #1838
May 31, 2017, No Comments

While the Trump tsunami continues to assault our eyes and ears, Canada is contributing its own political drama to the he ...