Trump administration U.S. – Russia relations 2017-18
December 27, 2018, 1 Comment

More on Russia 27 December Russia Picked Donald Trump and Ran Him for President, Former Israeli Intelligence Officer Say ...

The Russia probe 2017-18
December 16, 2018, No Comments

See also: Robert Mueller III, Special Counsel Mueller Exposes Putin’s Hold Over Trump By Steve Denning (Forbes) Tr ...

Wednesday Night #1880
March 21, 2018, No Comments

First and foremost, a shout-out to Marc Nicholson and Singapore’s 1880 Members Club. We had hoped to link 1880 wit ...

Russia: The Sochi 2014 Olympics and aftermath
December 5, 2017, 2 Comments

No officials, no flag and no anthem. The International Olympic Committee barred Russia from the 2018 Winter Games in Sou ...

Wednesday Night #1862
November 15, 2017, No Comments

As Valérie Plante is sworn in as Mayor of Montreal, she faces challenges including the budget shortfall she inherited. ...

Egypt 2014 – 2016
April 10, 2017, 1 Comment

Copts in Egypt: Attacked again (The Economist) Yesterday at least 45 people died and dozens more were injured in attacks ...

Russia in 2016
December 25, 2016, 2 Comments

Putin’s Secret Riches (video) (BBC Panorama) Vladimir Putin has been accused of corruption on a breathtaking scale ...

U.S. Foreign Relations post Trump election
December 2, 2016, No Comments

U.S. Foreign Relations in 2015-16 So, Why Can’t You Call Taiwan? President-elect Donald Trump has committed a shar ...

Lead-up to U.S. 2016 elections – Republicans Part II
July 28, 2016, No Comments

The Most Extreme Republican Platform in Memory Barring some bizarre meltdown by the candidate, unexpected clusterfucks o ...

Wednesday Night #1776
March 16, 2016, No Comments

Much discussion of the U.S. political scene and the awfulness of Donald Trump’s success which is based on his very ...