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Archive for December 6th, 2016

Ruminations on the Austrian Presidential Election – Part Two – After

Matthias Schrader/AP   By Sylvia Petter

Albashir, Nigerian and a Good Man

Seyllou Diallo/AFP   By Prince Charles Dickson

Fiji: A darker side of paradise

Tim Wimborne   By Amnesty International Under the military’s dominance, the Pacific island nation of Fiji has seen an ingrained culture of torture take root among its security forces, a new report by human rights NGO Amnesty International states.

Poetry

By Renee Drummond-Brown

Brexit – The Poison Chalice Before The Supreme Court

PA photo   By Hazel Speed What a total waste of time and money! Monday was the first day of the Hearing before all eleven Judges of the Supreme Court in London in respect of the requirement, or otherwise, of the Mother of all Parliaments to “sign off” on the issues associated with Brexit prior […]

Reuniting America

Reuters photo   By Sami Jamil Jadallah President-Elect Donald Trump, on the day he won the election promised to be the president of All Americans and he continued to repeat the statement. All of America will hold him to his promise.

The Existential Threat

Francois Lenoir/Reuters   By Ricardo Swire Today’s global security environment is the most unpredictable in half a century. Wars are usually fought to change regimes, alter borders, acquire resources and impose ideologies, almost never to completely eliminate another State and its people.

Poetry

By Ron Larson