CuriosityCat: Ukraine Predictions: A Breakup, of sorts

Plea from Ukraine My earlier post showed some interesting maps of the ethnic and language divisions inside the Ukraine, and asked whether a split into two parts was going to happen. Today Julia Ioffe in the New Republic has this forecast: Neither America nor NATO can stop this. They’ve shown they won’t in Georgia, because ...

CuriosityCat: Arab Spring: How Obama and the West are missing the boat

Thebinational business and  politicalreporter Erid Reguly is always a pleasure to read. His columns in the Globe& Mail demonstrate that the years he hasspent in the US and Europe have helped hone his enquiring mind, and I amseldom disappointed by his insights in his regular columns. Eric Reguly – A Canadian Prophet In today’sedition, he ...