DUTERTE VERSUS GOD – The world is increasingly becoming a meme. And we’re in the middle of it: The Philippine president, who recently sparked outrage for calling God stupid, has …

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FROM CHINA WITH LOVE – This is very disturbing: A NSW Labor MP has come under fire over an extraordinary speech promoting China which an academic claims is “propaganda from …

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DON’T MERCILESSLY SMASH AMERICA ANYMORE – As I cautioned before, it’s way too early to hand out Nobel Peace Prize, but this is an interesting development nevertheless: Over the past …

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HOW SOON BEFORE WE START RENAMING EINSTEIN INSTITUTIONS? – One of the greatest scientists of all time and an all-round humanitarian has had some nasty things to say about the …

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THE RUSSIANS HAVE THE WAYS TO MAKE YOU SMILE – As Lil’ Kim discovers on a state visit: A Russian TV station appears to have Photoshopped a smile onto North Korean …

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LIGHTS DON’T LIE – Lies, damned lies, statistics, and authoritarian statistics: China, Russia and other authoritarian countries inflate their official GDP figures by anywhere from 15 to 30 percent in …

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