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Mark Collins – Der Untergang des Abendlandes, Trump v. Clinton Section

1 Nov

The Globe and Mail’s Margaret Wente puts matters most succinctly: …the world’s most powerful nation has become a laughingstock – overcome by groping scandals, e-mail leaks, and the anti…

Source: Mark Collins – Der Untergang des Abendlandes, Trump v. Clinton Section

Mark Collins – Der Untergang des Abendlandes, Putin and “transgender bathroom rights” Section

21 Oct

At the end of an opinion piece at the Wall St. Journal: The Vladimir Putin Test The strongman’s appeal reveals a lot about today’s liberal democracies… Under President Obama, Angela Merkel, F…

Source: Mark Collins – Der Untergang des Abendlandes, Putin and “transgender bathroom rights” Section

Mark Collins – Peak Growth: Great Economic Upsides in US and Western Europe–Once(ish) and Done?

18 Oct

The precursor to the considerations below was the original British Industrial Revolution. Two pieces on unique historical times of Peak Growth; how might that ever return? 1) Why Growth Will Fall T…

Source: Mark Collins – Peak Growth: Great Economic Upsides in US and Western Europe–Once(ish) and Done?

Mark Collins – Poor Lame POTUS: 97-1 Suing Saudi Bill Veto Over-Ride in Senate

29 Sep

How bad does it get? This bad. More POTUS. Mark Collins, a prolific Ottawa blogger, is a Fellow at the Canadian Global Affairs Institute; he tweets @Mark3Ds

Source: Mark Collins – Poor Lame POTUS: 97-1 Suing Saudi Bill Veto Over-Ride in Senate

Mark Collins – NJ/NY Bombings: How a Young Afghan-American Turned to Jihad

26 Sep

Ahmad Rahami’s sad story of a terrible inability to reconcile a clash of cultures–excellent in-depth reporting at the NY Times: Journey From Class Clown to Suspect in Chelsea Bombing If…

Source: Mark Collins – NJ/NY Bombings: How a Young Afghan-American Turned to Jihad

Mark Collins – “Der Untergang des Abendlandes”, US Education Section

26 Sep

I suspect matters are not much better, if at all, in the Canada that is supposedly back–a tweet: AKA The Decline of the West. Mark Collins, a prolific Ottawa blogger, is a Fellow at the Canad…

Source: Mark Collins – “Der Untergang des Abendlandes”, US Education Section

Mark Collins – The United States of (bad joke) America

15 Sep

Colin Powell: Leaked emails from former Secretary of State Colin Powell [the best president the US never had? ah, the good old days] show him strongly criticizing Donald Trump, labeling him a ̶…

Source: Mark Collins – The United States of (bad joke) America