This post looks at the different ways relations within and among Canada, Mexico and the United States may evolve over the next generation or so.
# North American Federation # scenarios for North America #federalism
For my take on the emerging global futures and the drivers shaping them, read this revised input into a discussion on the TOPLINK platform of the World Economic Forum, posted in March 2018.
What do Putin’s extraordinary polling numbers really say and what can they mean for Russia’s future.
The Democrats have scored a victory of no little import in the December 2017 elections in Alabama but they will need much than this to stave off the burgeoning authoritarian threat that faces the USA.
This blogs expands on earlier writings about the danger that President Trump is a wolf in a democrat’s clothing.
# American democracy under threat
Spanish Prime Minister Rajoy and Head of the Catalonian Generalitat Puigdemont in easier times.
America’s descent into chaos moved into a higher gear this past week. It will take a lot of civil courage on the part of a lot of Americans to put the dictatorship genie back in the bottle.
US President Trump has been working hard to discredit and dismantle the NATO Alliance. We still do not know why but if American democracy remains functional, we should know the answer soon. But will it?
What are Canadians thinking and talking about in the lead-up to the US elections? Here is my take.
The America of 2016 is not the Germany of 1933. Nor is Donald Trump Adolf Hitler. That said, there are worrying similarities.
The Central African Republic is one of the four countries that are presently being considered for a Canadian peacekeeping mission. The others are Mali, whereas in the case of CAR there is currently no Canadian presence, as well as the Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan, where there are token contingents of seven and eight Canadians respectively.