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

Accounts of the life of Germanicus are complex, fascinating and open to interpretation.

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Sun, Jul 30, 2017
Source: History Today Blog
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani is sworn in for a second term, national security advisors for the BRICS countries meet in Beijing, and a Vietnam War veteran receives the Medal of Honor. [...]
Thu, Jul 27, 2017
Source: The World Next Week |

Laws against religious offence in India have altered the writing and understanding of the nation's past.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017
Source: History Today Blog


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