Here is Jenny Bradford's report about a trip taken by her and her husand Bill of Brisbane, Australia to Vanuatu in early August 2018. Here is what Jenny Bradford wrote to me:
While in California, we visited the headquarters of Facebook in Menlo Park in Silicon Valley on August 9, 2018. It is the world's most widely-used social media platform subscribed to by two and a half billion people. That includes the other familiar services of Instagram and WhatsApp, also owned by Facebook. An astounding 25,000 people work for Facebook.
Greetings from Phoenix,
With Brexit the European Union seemed doomed, but the EU is expanding in the an area long neglected by the West. The EU’s wavering political commitment to future membership of the six Balkan countries has caused many people in the region to lose hope. The EU strategy aims to turn the tide and push the region towards EU membership and deep transformation.
Dangerous civilization-ending games with North Korea and the world. Antisemitism in France, Drought in South Africa.
This week’s first new 2018 post from Jim Tuck. Iran, North Korea, Philippines, Israel and more….