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
On December 1 Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's self-proclaimed Fourth Transformation begins. [...]
Mon, Dec 03, 2018
Source: Latin America | CFR
Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v [...]
Mon, Dec 03, 2018
Source: Africa in Transition – CFR
Away with the Faeries

Abigail Sparkes

Folklore, fairies and demonic spirits in the sceptical 17th century.

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Sun, Dec 02, 2018
Source: History Today Blog
Away with the Faeries

Folklore, fairies and demonic spirits in the sceptical 17th century.

[...]
Sun, Dec 02, 2018
Source: History Today Blog

The President of the International Criminal Court, Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji, addressing the UN General Assembly during an official visit to the seat of the United Nations

The 4th of July is sacred in the civic culture of Americans. On that day of 1776, their forefathers formally terminated allegiance to King George III. Prominent among their grievances against him was that he ‘made Judges dependent on his Will alone' – by pulling the strings of term and [...]

Fri, Nov 30, 2018
Source: Foreign Policy Blogs

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