(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 07/18/18 4:40 am)
In response to Anthony Candil's post on the Guardia Civil (July 16th), in which he wondered why the Spanish Guardia Civil took part in the Bastille Day parade on the Champs Elysees alongside a uni
(Cameron Sawyer, Russia, 07/18/18 3:45 am)
Timothy Brown (July 17th) reflected on a leisure-equipment trade show he attended in the Netherlands:
"When I asked why [there was no US-made equipment at the show], I was told ‘becau
(John Eipper, USA, 07/17/18 2:56 pm)
Gary Moore writes:
John Heelan (15 July) is right: Corbyn falls into an interesting and mysterious roll call
Much the same qu
(John Heelan, UK, 07/17/18 11:52 am)
My favourite part of the Bastille Day parade is watching the French Foreign Legion march past at 88 paces per minute to the march "Le Boudin"--they usually have to bring up the tail of
(Carmen Negrin, France, 07/17/18 8:17 am)
For several years now, French governments have included foreign guests in the military parade for Bastille Day. Japan's Abe was supposed to come this year, but cancelled because of the
(Timothy Brown, USA, 07/17/18 4:41 am)
I appreciate Eugenio Battaglia's comments of July 15
Phytosanitary measures are not just useful. They're vital when they are used to protect lives, not business interests. The problem
(Anthony J Candil, USA, 07/17/18 4:07 am)
The events have bee confusing, but certainly Trump's press conference with Putin at Helsinki will go down in history, no matter what.
The US president doesn't seem concerned that Putin
(Istvan Simon, USA, 07/16/18 7:18 am)
Ric Mauricio (10 July) wrote a number of interesting thoughts in response to my post of July 3. I would like however to correct one of his paragraphs.
(John Heelan, UK, 07/16/18 5:44 am)
JE commented on 15 July: "Our previous Teflon President, Ronald Reagan, was positively 'Velcroey' in comparison to Mr Trump."
Reagan was the nation's favourite grandfathe
(Anthony J Candil, USA, 07/16/18 4:53 am)
I have a question for Carmen Negrín, but everybody's view is welcome as well.
Yesterday I saw some images of the Spanish Civil Guard taking part in the military parade on the Champs E