The Plague — A Few Changes

March 25, 2020 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyers Covid-19 is certainly not going to change the world forever, but it is going to change quite a few things, in some cases for a long time. Here’s eight of them, in […]

British Roulette

March 17, 2020 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyer “I must level with the British public: many more families are going to lose their loved ones before their time.” Prime Minister Boris Johnson, 11 March 2020 “Just stay calm. It will […]

India’s Kristallnacht?

March 15, 2020 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyer The anti-Muslim pogrom in Delhi last week only killed 43 people, and a few of them weren’t even Muslims. But then on Kristallnacht (‘The Night of Broken Glass’) in Germany in 1938, […]

Local Women in Business Sustainability

March 12, 2020 The Goat
By Jenn Meagher Women entrepreneurs are on the rise. As women are often the primary caregivers and do the majority of household shopping, there’s an excellent opportunity for sustainably-minded business models to emerge. Here in […]

Assange Hearing

March 7, 2020 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyer The cost of being a whistle-blower is going up. When Daniel Ellberg published the ‘Pentagon Papers’ in 1971, revealing the monstrous lies that the US government was telling the American public about […]

US Election: Not Another Corbyn

February 14, 2020 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyer, On Wednesday the US Senate acquitted President Donald Trump of both charges in his impeachment trial on a straight partisan vote, with only two members of the 53-strong Republican majority even voting […]

Your 2020 Sustainability Guide

February 14, 2020 The Goat
By Jenn Meagher We know it’s time to improve our environmental habits. Reject straws, bring reusable bags, and LED lightbulbs are some of the messages routinely shoved down our throats. In a world of conflicting […]

Erdogan vs. The World

February 7, 2020 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyer, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is not an ‘Islamist’, in the extreme sense of the word. He doesn’t wear a suicide vest and he doesn’t behead people – but he certainly does […]


February 1, 2020 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyer, In an emergency, the good thing about a dictatorship is that it can respond very fast. The bad thing is that it won’t respond at all until the dictator says that it […]
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