China geopolitical strategy 2019
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Anthropologist Jane Goodall: China is pillaging Africa like an old colonial power “In Africa, China is merely doing wh ...

India 2016 – 2019
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(Al Jazeera) Kashmir News India & China and more India and Pakistan 2019 14 August How sacrosanct is the ‘Idea ...

Iran 2019
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Iran 2017-2018 Trump’s Iran Reversal Raises Allies’ Doubts Over His Tactics, and U.S. Power (23 June) What Really Ha ...

Latin America 2013 – 19
August 1, 2019, 1 Comment

More on Latin America (Bloomberg Politics) Buenos Aires was a boomtown in the 1880s, as Argentina’s abundant natural r ...

Afghanistan 2017 – 2019
July 26, 2019, No Comments

CIA World Factbook – Afghanistan NYT Afghanistan U.S. Policy in Afghanistan: Changing Strategies, Preserving Gains ...

The Arctic 2015 –
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Arctic Deeply The icebreaker gap Russia has 40 powerful ships to clear lanes through crucial Arctic waters. America is d ...

Turkey 2018 – 2019
July 8, 2019, No Comments

Turkey’s Long, Painful Economic Crisis Grinds On (NYT) More than a year after the onset of an economic calamity that h ...

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 ...

Syria 2017 – 2018
December 31, 2018, 1 Comment

See Syria 2016 Trump administration U.S. – Russia relations How Syria’s White Helmets became victims of an onlin ...

Wednesday Night #1919 Mince pies and merriment
December 19, 2018, No Comments

It’s the magical time of year when Wednesday Night gathers around the ‘groaning board’ to enjoy Cather ...