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
Travels Through Time #4 – Simon Schaffer, 1684

This episode's time traveller is Simon Schaffer, Professor of History of Science at the University of Cambridge. We visit three events pivotal to the genesis of Isaac Newton's paradigm-shattering book The Principia Mathematica.

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Tue, Feb 05, 2019
Source: History Today Blog
My Good Friend Roosevelt

Luis Martínez-Fernández

Were US-Cuban relations soured for the want of ten dollars?

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Mon, Feb 04, 2019
Source: History Today Blog
My Good Friend Roosevelt

Luis Martínez-Fernández

Were US-Cuban relations soured for the want of ten dollars?

[...]
Mon, Feb 04, 2019
Source: History Today Blog
Mon, Feb 04, 2019
Source: Foreign Policy Blogs
Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v [...]
Mon, Feb 04, 2019
Source: Africa in Transition – CFR

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