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International-Affairs Columnist, The Globe and Mail -- Canada's National Newspaper -- author of Arrival City ( http://arrivalcity.net ) & http://muslimtide.com

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My very serious and only moderately rumpled Berlin look
My very serious and only moderately rumpled Berlin look
I'm detecting a pattern in my US feed
I'm detecting a pattern in my US feed
A new nightmare for RBG et al is realizing the cafeteria is now run by someone who believes history stopped in 1787 https://t.co/F0YvhluM1Q
Every one of my funny tweets is the product of a rigorous multi-agency process much like this one. https://t.co/1DhsNdGJ9H
@EmmMacfarlane @andrew_leach Given that surface grading, drainage redirection, tree removal & structural erosion-prooofing are certainly involved, $65k seems reasonable
Kelly Knight Craft, the new US ambassador to Canada, seems to have been the subject of at least one tell-all book
Kelly Knight Craft, the new US ambassador to Canada, seems to have been the subject of at least one tell-all book
(They nominally aren't but the combination of this and the likelihood that it was done in coordination with Russia make it de facto reality)
"He is the closer... a tremendous salesperson" https://t.co/MXbkNH0Fks
'He is the closer... a tremendous salesperson' https://t.co/MXbkNH0Fks
The New Yorker captures the gentle 2017 refrain of the Bernie bros https://t.co/kcIaN4ZtnB
The New Yorker captures the gentle 2017 refrain of the Bernie bros https://t.co/kcIaN4ZtnB
I also get better at lunchtime
No, she decided to hold an endless inquiry into the issue instead of doing anything. Canadian giveaway
Washington-Moscow diplomacy be like https://t.co/m5yPrkmfSX
Speaking of Canadian exceptionalism, a persuasive @jonkay essay on the virtues of higher tax rates https://t.co/OvvgEJIryp
Speaking of Canadian exceptionalism, a persuasive @jonkay essay on the virtues of higher tax rates https://t.co/OvvgEJIryp
As penance for that intemperate spate of praise RTing, I offer you these alternative perspectives
As penance for that intemperate spate of praise RTing, I offer you these alternative perspectives
BTW, I hope this has taught us that using twitter to complain about airline service is like using fame to demand a better restaurant table
Something made me decide to switch my US airline affiliation strictly to Delta
I like the term "wealthfare." Good way to describe taxpayer subsidies to private schools etc.
Let me remind you that the Western world and its values were built on the overthrow of inherited wealth in aristocracy + church
I'm a strong believer in the capitalist market economy and free enterprise. Inherited wealth is the opposite of all those things
My favourite municipal building's surprising gestation, fascinatingly chronicled by @alexbozikovic https://t.co/triAQ6CBpc
Total(1) => 1.1324050426483 f_u_GLN(2) => 1.0778110027313 f_f_QM(2) => 0.77801370620728 indS(2) => 0.071455240249634 indM(2) => 0.044466972351074 indM_1(2) => 0.0083062648773193 indM_2(2) => 0.00162672996521 indM_4(2) => 0.0081300735473633 indM_5(2) => 0.013014078140259 indM_6(2) => 0.0023810863494873 indM_7(2) => 0.0044660568237305 indM_8(2) => 0.0021440982818604 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.072410106658936 f_f_dT(40) => 0.068262577056885