The weekend election in Venezuela. How huge will the Hugo vote be?
In Bolivia, Evo Morales got his Senate to approve a sweeping land reform bill.
How will this affect the people in the eastern part of the nation?
Land reform is an important issue throughout the Americas. How long can we ignore it? People can't be poor forever; one man (or family) can't own the horizon or the planet next door.
Border solutions - when will Ethiopia and Eritrea get it together? This conflict is just getting a bit too old.
The Iraq Study Group report is another big book that folks will rush out to purchase. How many of our soldiers will download copies? Is the guy making bombs in Baghdad going to stop because of what someone wrote in Washington? How much influence does Syria and Iran have over the criminal element in Iraq? Where are all the guns and bombs coming from? This must be full employment for folks somewhere in the world. Geez...