International

Bullying In The House, Brexit Impasse, The KKK, & More

Bercow Must Go: Bullying Scandal The House of Commons has been hit with accusations of a bullying scandal within its ranks, including sexual harassment claims...
china

Human Rights Lawyer Jailed, Attack In Afganistan, & IP Law Woes

"In Afghanistan, there’s an attack on a government building in Kabul so far with 47 confirmed killed. In China, there’s a new bid for a law on intellectual property amidst the trade war with the US and there’s a human rights lawyer who was on trial the day after Christmas."

Government, Brexit, DUP, & The Fall Of High Street

DUP Throws Shade At May Over Irish Border The DUP (The Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party) has presented an added complication to the issue over...

Britain Can’t Dodge EU Copyright, Brexit Wrangling, And Soviet Foul Play

Can Britain keep the memes? Internet trolls in Britain will have to hold their breath longer as it appears the EU’s copyright directive, Articles 11...

French Language Rally & Oil Woes in East & West

"Welcome back for another dose of news from the Great White North with the Canadian News Roundup. Going forward editions of this particular roundup will be moved to Tuesday rather than Wednesday so you get the news a whole day early! This week we cover Alberta production cuts, French language protests in the capital, and New Brunswick pushing to restart their pipeline."
governance

Laotze Chapter 17: The Taoist View Of Optimal Governance

The supreme rulers are hardly known by their subjects. The lesser are loved and praised. The even lesser are feared. The least are despised. Those who show no...

Calorie Caps & Economic Uncertainty

"It is speculated that Hunt’s latest move might be a genuine response to stories like these, combating what is seen as a politically correct orthodoxy that gives some religious minorities a free pass as egregious crimes are missed."
regime

Regime Sets New Reforms In Cuba

On July 21st, a preliminary project was approved by the Cuban National Assembly for the new constitution to be created by the government's reform...
libertarian

Libertarian Support For Maxime Bernier

I first kicked the tires back in and around the end of 2013. I remember looking at all the active political parties at the...
china

US Demands Release Of Two Americans From China

We are following up on a couple of developing stories as well as some new stories this week in Sri Lanka, Japan, and China....

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china

Malaysia Goes Nationalistic, & Cotton On The Moon

"The news this week is quite spicy compared to other weeks as we’re looking at two things involving China and the passage of a nationalistic law in Malaysia." This week's is a good one!
lock your door

Bad Arguments Vol. 30 – “Don’t You Lock Your Door?”

"In my personal opinion, there have been valid and consideration-worthy arguments from both sides...Both sides have their talking points, each of which carries its own weight. The “lock your door” argument is not among them."

Ridesharing Restricted, Canadian To Be Killed, & Shelter Shutdown

Welcome back to the Canadian News Roundup where each week we look at major news from across the Great White North. This week: A...