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.

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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.

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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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