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    Trumpism After Trump
    Jul19

    Trumpism After Trump

    One does not have to be a science-fiction writer to imagine what will happen if Donald Trump is defeated in November, especially if he loses more states than Mitt Romney did in 2012. Members of the #NeverTrump wing of the Republican establishment will change their hashtag to #ToldYouSo, contemplating how Jeb Bush, with his reassuring...

    Berkeley student killed in Nice honored at campus vigil
    Jul19

    Berkeley student killed in Nice honored at campus vigil

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — A University of California, Berkeley student who was killed in last week’s Bastille Day truck attack in France was remembered Monday as a charismatic and engaged member of the campus community who would not want his death to inspire revenge. Several hundred people, including the university’s chancellor and the...

    The Latest: Vigil honors Berkeley student slain in France
    Jul19

    The Latest: Vigil honors Berkeley student slain in France

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a vigil held for a University of California, Berkeley student who was among 84 people killed in a terror attack in Nice, France (all times local): 6:25 p.m. A University of California, Berkeley student killed last week in a truck rampage in France is being remembered as a charismatic and inspirational part of...

    Nice attack victims included Ukrainian, American students
    Jul19

    Nice attack victims included Ukrainian, American students

    The terror attack on a crowd gathered along a beachfront promenade to watch a Bastille Day fireworks celebration in Nice, France, killed dozens of people, including children. The driver of a truck indiscriminately drove through the crowd last week, taking the lives of 84 people, including a mother and her daughter and six members of a family....

    The Folly of Arming Ukraine and the GOP Platform
    Jul19

    The Folly of Arming Ukraine and the GOP Platform

    Daniel DePetris observes that most of the Republican platform on foreign policy and national security shows that the hawks remain firmly in charge of the party’s agenda, and I agree. It is worth noting, though, that the Trump campaign has gone against the hawkish consensus on at least one issue. Josh Rogin reports that Trump campaign...

    Ukrainian killed in Nice attack could be missing Canadian student
    Jul18

    Ukrainian killed in Nice attack could be missing Canadian student

    The Ukrainian embassy in Ottawa has confirmed the death of a Ukrainian citizen in the attack but would not say if the victim was a missing student from Alberta. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Russia Detains OSCE Monitor, Accuses Him Of Spying For Ukraine
    Jul18

    Russia Detains OSCE Monitor, Accuses Him Of Spying For Ukraine

    Russian’s main security agency has said it detained a Ukrainian employed by international cease-fire monitors, accusing him of spying on Kremlin-backed separatists in Ukraine’s war-torn east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian embassy confirms death in Nice attack; no word on missing student
    Jul18

    Ukrainian embassy confirms death in Nice attack; no word on missing student

    OTTAWA — The Ukrainian embassy in Ottawa says one of its citizens died in a deadly truck attack in France last week. But Kostiantyn Kostenko says it’s not clear whether the victim is a missing student who was studying in Canada. Mykhaylo (Misha) Bazelevskyy, who was 22, has permanent resident status in Canada, but was travelling on a...

    The ‘Dis-Integration’ Of The European Union:  Is Romania Coming Into A New Era?
    Jul18

    The ‘Dis-Integration’ Of The European Union: Is Romania Coming Into A New Era?

    Romania is a relative newcomer to the European Union. A member of the EU since 2007, Romania is still often thought of as a country that is poor, corrupt, with dysfunctional public institutions and inefficient industry, a country that has yet to emerge from the shadows of its past. In reality, Romania is gradually conquering its longstanding...

    Chamberfest shows to see
    Jul18

    Chamberfest shows to see

    The world’s largest chamber music festival features about 100 concerts performed by between 300 and 400 musicians starting Thursday, July 21, and running until Aug. 3. Peter Robb and Natasha Gauthier suggest some concerts well worth checking out. Peter Robb 1. Mark the 125th anniversary of Ukrainian settlement in Canada with a concert...