World News Update

World_News_Update_revised logoGreece and the EU: With Friends Like These, Who Needs Enemies?

The Ugly Heart of the European Project,” Edward Harrison – Foreign Policy, July 12, 2015

Greece’s Brutal Creditors Have Demolished the Eurozone Project,” Wolfgang Münchau – Financial Times, July 13, 2015

The EU’s Darkest Day,” Gareth Harding – EU Observer, July 13, 2015

Why Does Europe Still Want Greece?” Megan McArdle – BloombergView, July 13, 2015

Pope Francis Speaks His Mind in Latin America

Francis in America: A Radical Pope Journeys to the ‘Heart of the Machine,’” Stephanie Kirchgaessner – The Guardian, July 13, 2015

To Understand Pope Francis, Look to the Global South,” Inés San Martín – Crux, July 13, 2015

Shanghai Cooperation Organization – Turning Rivals into Partners?

India and Pakistan Bring Risks for Shanghai Cooperation Organization,” Dr. Farzana Shaikh – Chatham House, July 10, 2015

China and Russia Lay Foundation for Massive Economic Cooperation,” Reid Standish – Foreign Policy, July 10, 2015

Chinese Stock Market Woes – Domestic and Global Implications

China is Destroying its Stock Market in Order to Save it,” Timothy B. Lee – Vox, July 11, 2015

The Danger of China’s Crash,” Robert J. Samuelson – The Washington Post, July 12, 2015

China’s Stock Market Crash is a Problem for the Whole World,” Isabel Hilton – The Guardian, July 10, 2015

John Kerry and Iran: Man on a Mission

For Kerry, Iran Accord Holds Wider Mideast Importance,” Matt Viser – The Boston Globe, July 11, 2015

Latin America Round-Up

Death of a Prosecutor,” Dexter Filkins – The New YorkerJuly 20, 2015

Haiti’s Unstoppable Outbreak,” Rose George – The Atlantic, July 12, 2015