Article of the Day: Pope Francis faces diplomatic test on Cuba trip

Pope Francis Faces Diplomatic Test on Cuba Trip Pope Francis’ North America tour is receiving more billing than any rockstar, actor, or politician in recent memory. In DC alone, anticipation of his trip is at a fever pitch. According to some estimates, the crowds expected to attend a rally with the pontiff will match or exceed […]

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Article of the Day: Hit Charade

Hit Charade No geopolitical implications in this article, so I’ll keep it brief. I think it’s pretty appalling how unidimensional pop music is, even artists who I enjoy (David Guetta) feature prominently on this list. I guess music is a business so it makes sense but its pretty disheartening to see “artistry” be so devalued. […]

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Article of the Day: Jeremy Corbyn for UK Labour party leader? Blame the bankers

Jeremy Corbyn for UK Labour party leader? Blame the bankers The title of this article is very misleading and doesn’t accurately capture its true value. Jeremy Corbyn’s rise is an interesting one and indicative of a larger trend in Europe of extremisms coming to the fore. What’s very interesting about this development is how different […]

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Article of the Day: France to begin Syria reconnaissance flights, mulls air strikes

France to begin Syria reconnaissance flights, mulls air strikes France has taken a bold first step in attempting to quell the dual onslaught in Syria of pro-Assad forces and ISIS which have led to the untenable refugee situation spilling out of its borders. The answer to this humanitarian crisis is not merely to welcome more […]

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