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More Self-loathing Incompetence From SMH

Michael Smith has brought my attention to this article written by SMH’s Latika Bourke on 13 April 2017. Predictably, it’s the usual self-loathing plop that we’ve become accustomed to… 535 more words

Politics

The White House Is Cutting More Funds for Overseas Health Organizations Linked to Abortion

The Trump administration announced Monday that it will expand the denial of U.S. funding for foreign health organizations that provide abortion services or even information about abortion. 259 more words

Performance of Australian Aid

Devex recently identified six key takeaways from the 2015-16 review of Australian Aid, which I have been looking at:

1. The hardest target (gender) is the weakest link… 106 more words

Economics

Those Deep Cuts

There is no bones about it….I do not like or agree with the decisions our president is making concerning foreign policy……I do not think that Tillerson is the right person to lead the State Department and I definitely do not agree with the purposed cuts in foreign aid that is in the new budget. 274 more words

International Situations

A Confederacy of Wildflowers

A confederacy of wildflowers
gathered ranks around the gate.
The manicured hedges standing guard;
while roses conferred behind them.

“This is how flowers grow Р175 more words

Confirm Mark Green as USAID Administrator

When President Donald Trump nominated Ambassador Mark Green to run USAID on Wednesday, it was the absolute best choice he could have made. Green brings deep experience in development and foreign affairs, moral clarity, and a belief in a strong U.S. 790 more words

State Department

Does Foreign Aid To Africa Do More Harm Than Good?

With a heavy heart and good intentions, people from around the world give money away to charities in hopes of bringing greater global prosperity to nations struggling to develop. 3,315 more words