World Beat Newsletter

Stern Warning

The Stern Review has a rather unstern conclusion. For a mere 1% of global Gross Domestic Product by 2050 world leaders can arrest global warming.

Not Just Iraq

The Bush administration is getting a drubbing from domestic allies and adversaries alike for its policy in Iraq.
Washington's uncompromising tactics with both Tehran and Pyongyang have failed to achieve anything but the most radioactive results.

Fiesta!

The Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano writes about foreign policy with the flair of a poet.

Roh v. W

The more intriguing reason for Roh's meager welcome in Washington is how President Bush's own personal preferences shape American media reporting.

Now It’s Personal

All too often, we leave the field open for the administration to occupy the mental bandwidth of the population with the faces and stories that it wants to promote.