INTOXICATING OPINIONS

Canada has been in Afghanistan for 7 years and soldiers are returning in flag draped caskets. Throughout Canada’s brief history, when England was at war,...

Generalized assessments have consistently hidden some dimension of poverty that should be of utmost priority. Poverty: One definition states, living on less than $2 a...

In my country a tale is told of a man who once invited his friends over for lunch.  He was a very rich man, but...

A nursery rhyme fascinated me as a child and has resurfaced in my thoughts, providing a guide to the economy. My memory of it is:...

  Africa – a continent of promise, of rich cultural diversities and with numerous aspects to be cherished and desired can really improve for the...

If we are to reap history, and let history open its doors to us, then Lani Silver ought to be the custodian.                                                                                                                      Wesonga...

One tiny root of today’s contractually-based, globalized economy dates from the first recorded agreement for a shipment of sheep hides from Britain to France in...

“One can make this generalization about men: they are ungrateful, fickle, liars and deceivers, they shun danger and are greedy for profit; while you treat...

Sometimes good people express concern about one thing when they are really responding to another, deeper issue. Of course, manipulative put-down artists often say one...

In Russia, girls like Katya typically come to a bitter end.  Her parents divorced when she was sixteen, her father sold the family apartment and...

Q:  Why is it better to eat smaller meals more often than the traditional 3 meals a day?     Xiong – Macau, China AB:  Eating smaller...

When we pray for God’s intervention, or guidance, or that God’s will be done, where is the source of the problem; i.e. what is the...

By the time I turned 40 I had owned 42 vehicles.  I have enjoyed Austin Healy, MG, Triumph, Jaguar, Mercedes, Audi, BMW, Lexus … you...

Q:  Is soy beneficial to my health or not.  I am constantly reading conflicting information about its safety.  Mercedes – Montego Bay, Jamaica AB:  In...

When I was studying Engineering at the University of Washington my purpose was to learn how to bring to society the infrastructure which would enable...

The image of the political prophet holding court with a respectful audience soaking up his wisdom is just that, an image.  In reality, predicting events,...

Science fascinates me, just in the same vein as love, relationships and life. Not because I have any bearing to science, but for the simple...