(Yusuf Kanli, Turkey, 07/29/16 8:34 am)
What would have happened if, as Cameron Sawyer asked on July 28th, the First World War had not occurred, or if Ottoman Turkey had not made the disastrous decision to enter the war on the side of the G
(Timothy Ashby, South Africa, 07/29/16 7:48 am)
To add to our discussion about the expected policies of the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates, I'm sharing this draft of my article on Trump's Cuba policies, which will be publ
(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 07/29/16 5:23 am)
Excellent post from Timothy Brown, 27 July. I have a few comments:
In the old days, the military strategy of the US was to bomb first and only then attack with soldiers.
(Jose Manuel de Prada, Spain, 07/29/16 4:55 am)
Can a constitutional and democratic regime be democratically and (un)constitutionally dismantled?
This seems to be the worrying trend these days.
In Poland, the ruling party (Law and
(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 07/28/16 3:36 pm)
To answer John E's question, a friendly cooperative relationship between the USA and Russia is imperative to save the world. I believe that such relations would be impossible with Hillary Clinton,
(Clyde McMorrow, USA, 07/28/16 10:53 am)
I, like Alan Levine (27 July), read a great deal about the sea water pollution of Rio de Janeiro and expected to find the floating bodies and foul flotsam described in the NYT article. My re
(Cameron Sawyer, Russia, 07/28/16 5:29 am)
I have written earlier about the remarkable way in which World War I, or the Great War, is the root of almost all of the geopolitical evil of the 20th century.
In Turkey we see yet another str
(Orlo Steele, USA, 07/28/16 5:01 am)
President Polk declared that he would serve only one four-year term and kept his vow. Was he the last to do this?
JE comments: Greetings to Orlo Steele. I didn't know that the Genera
(Francisco Wong-Diaz, USA, 07/28/16 4:29 am)
I very strongly oppose Paul Levine's offensive reference to dogs. As a dog owner/lover, I can attest and advocate to their honesty, loving nature, loyalty, intelligence and open warmth. They
(Alan Levine, USA, 07/27/16 2:35 pm)
With all due respect to Clyde McMorrow's rosy picture of Rio (25 July), according to today's NYTimes, it is most definitely not true that "all of the direct sewage discharge from