Over Easy: Around the World

By: Thursday March 26, 2015 3:54 am

Welcome to Thursday’s Over Easy, a continuation of Southern Dragon’s Lakeside Diner and its tradition of giving an overview of news our everyday media doesn’t cover, issues that we ought to consider outside the U.S. scene.

The use of alternative energy sources has powered Costa Rica for the whole year so far in 2015, joining advanced nations in avoiding the pollution of fossil fuel energy production.

 

Over Easy: Around The World

By: Thursday March 19, 2015 3:54 am

Thursday tradition continues, and in the Lakeside Diner begun by Southern Dragon, today we will look at foreign media, and a perspective that doesn’t come from reportage the U.S. press usually does provide.

Over Easy: Around the World

By: Thursday March 5, 2015 3:55 am

Welcome to Thursday’s Over Easy, a continuation of Southern Dragon’s Lakeside Diner and its tradition of giving an overview of news our everyday media doesn’t cover, issues that we ought to consider outside the U.S. scene.

Iraq announced that any offensive to take Mosul would be determined by its own process of decision making, after what appeared to be a U.S. declaration of an offense to begin potentially in April/May.

Over Easy: Around the World

By: Thursday February 5, 2015 4:55 am

Thursday tradition continues, and in the Lakeside Diner begun by Southern Dragon, today we will look at foreign media, and a perspective that doesn’t come from reportage the U.S. press usually does provide.

Three Chinese militants attempting to leave their ranks have been executed by IS according to reports from that group, a concern for the country that borders Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Over Easy: Around the World

By: Thursday January 29, 2015 4:59 am

Thursday tradition continues, and in the Lakeside Diner begun by Southern Dragon, today we will look at foreign media, and a perspective that doesn’t come from reportage the U.S. press usually does provide.

Newly elected Greek Prime Minister Tsipras called for a new approach to the onerous policies the Eurozone has imposed on the nation he represents.

Over Easy: Around the World

By: Thursday January 8, 2015 4:40 am

Thursday tradition continues, and in the Lakeside Diner begun by Southern Dragon, today we will look at foreign media, and a perspective that doesn’t come from reportage the U.S. usually does provide.

Assault rifles were turned on journalists and staff at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, France, with at least 12 dead in the shooting by masked attackers. The magazine had previously been fire bombed after use of a cartoon that mocked the Prophet Muhammed.

Over Easy

By: Thursday December 18, 2014 4:55 am

The community that began with Southern Dragon’s Lakeside Diner continues. Today we collect news from outside the usual, and renew the discussion.

Over Easy

By: Thursday December 11, 2014 5:00 am

Brazil’s Truth Commission released its report today on the abuses its military dictatorship committed during its years in power, 1964 – 1985, including the killing of at least 400 citizens and the torture of thousands. A 1979 amnesty law passed by the military regime prevents those responsible from being tried and punished for their crimes. The report calls for the repeal of the amnesty.
Never.Give.Up.

Foreign Affairs

By: Thursday October 16, 2014 7:05 pm

The community that began with Southern Dragon’s Lakeside Diner continues. Today we collect news from outside the usual, and renew the discussion.

Students from major Mexican universities rallied in Mexico City to protest the disappearance of their fellow students after their protests culminated in their going missing.

Over Easy News

By: Thursday August 28, 2014 3:44 pm

An uneasy truce allowed Gaza residents to venture out onto battered streets to acquired supplies needed for their existence, as an Egyptian-brokered peace continued for an undefined period.

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