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
Thailand conducts its first general election since the 2014 military coup, and Kosovo commemorates twenty years since the end of the war. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: The World Next Week |
Indonesia, the biggest economy in Southeast Asia and long the dominant strategic actor, is a coun [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Asia Unbound – CFR
Travels Through Time #7 – Aanchal Malhotra, 1947

History Today

In this episode we travel to the summer of 1947 to witness the chaotic, catastrophic sequence of events surrounding Indian independence and the subsequent Partition.

Tue, Mar 19, 2019
Source: History Today Blog
Smith, Kant and de Gaulle

Stuart Sweeney

The relationship between France, Germany and Britain is at the heart of the European story. Three historical figures embody it.

Thu, Mar 14, 2019
Source: History Today Blog
U.S. President Donald J. Trump and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro meet at the White House, and Huawei divides the United States and Germany. [...]
Wed, Mar 13, 2019
Source: The World Next Week |

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