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
Making Massacre Katie Holyoak Mon, 09/21/2020 - 09:21 [...]
Mon, Sep 21, 2020
Source: History Today Blog

The history and politics of post-Soviet Belarus and Ukraine are very different. The current Belarusian transformation could be leading to results similar to those of the 2018 Velvet Revolution in Armenia, rather than to those of the 2013–2014 Revolution of Dignity in Ukraine. Yet, Moscow's pathological imperialism towards Russia's Eastern Slavic “brother nations” may mean that the future of Belarus will be more similar to that of Ukraine than currently appears to be the case. [...]

Mon, Sep 14, 2020
Source: Foreign Policy Blogs

The effects of Covid will likely been seen in the economic collapse of many businesses in the autumn. While most societies have organised themselves to some degree to handle any future waves of the virus, the commercial effect will likely start to show signs of a deteriorating economy over the fall and winter months. Smaller and medium sized businesses may bare the brunt of the losses as they often have less of a cushion, still [...]

Fri, Sep 11, 2020
Source: Foreign Policy Blogs
How To Get Away with Murder Katie Holyoak Wed, 09/09/2020 - 05:00 [...]
Tue, Sep 08, 2020
Source: History Today Blog
The Case of the Cursed Charter Katie Holyoak Tue, 09/08/2020 - 06:14 [...]
Tue, Sep 08, 2020
Source: History Today Blog

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