Global Events

Global/International Current Events.  World news and foreign policy feeds refreshed daily.  Not simply headlines, but ideally covering stories from more in depth sources about the topics of the day.

  • Council on Foreign Relations | The World Next Week podcast is highly listenable, insightful,  informative.  A favorite.
  • The Economist | The Week Ahead podcast
  • Foreign Policy Blogs | The FPA Global Affairs Blog Network site
  • World News | Breaking US News and International News Headlines – GlobalPost is my best global news source.
  • The Ground Truth Project |  Blog of on-the-ground reporting around the world
Tue, May 21, 2019
Source: Foreign Policy Blogs
There are new reports of violence, characterized as farmer-herder conflict, in Chad. [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
Source: Africa in Transition – CFR
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History Today

Letitia Landon – 'L.E.L.' – was one of the brightest stars of Georgian London's literary scene, but she remains an enigma whose life and death are open to interpretation.

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Tue, May 21, 2019
Source: History Today Blog
James Curran is a professor of modern history at Sydney University. [...]
Mon, May 20, 2019
Source: Asia Unbound – CFR
Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v [...]
Mon, May 20, 2019
Source: Africa in Transition – CFR

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