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Global Pulse

Global Pulse

A fast-moving overview of international news and events comparing reports by national broadcasters and dissecting media spin - your global ...

Global Pulse: Summer Break

Global Pulse July 28, 2010 Here is a small summer confection for you. No, it's not as eyebrow-raising as last summer's 'Naked Presidents' ...

Toxic Justice? BP and Bhopal

Global Pulse July 9, 2010 If you must experience a devastating industrial accident, pray you live in a rich and powerful country. Americans ...

Afghanistan: Wealth, War, Propaganda, Petraeus

Global Pulse June 25, 2010 The recent announcement of vast mineral wealth in Afghanistan sent salesman-in-chief Hamid Karzai to Japan to ...

South Africa: A Cup Half Full

Global Pulse June 11, 2010 The U.S. could use a nice distraction, why not the World Cup The fans worldwide are ready, and so are South ...

Korea Family Feud

Global Pulse May 28, 2010 After the South Korean warship Cheonan sank -- allegedly due to a North Korean torpedo -- the West was unanimous ...

Times Square Bomber: Terrorist or Pawn?

Global Pulse May 14, 2010 No one can understand why someone like Faisal Shahzad, an educated, naturalized U.S. citizen, would try to bomb ...

The Drug War vs The War on Drugs

Global Pulse April 30, 2010 The 'War on Drugs' has created a drug war in Mexico. Arizona's crackdown on illegal immigration is an attempt ...

Debt: Greece vs California

Global Pulse April 16, 2010 A question being hotly debated by bloggers who is buried in worse debt, Greece or California News reports lean ...

Is the Pope to Blame? Sex Abuse and the Catholic Church

Global Pulse April 2, 2010 Cases of sexual abuse by Catholic priests in Europe echo decade-old events in the U.S. - but the Vatican has ...

Muslim Fashion: Cover Me Beautiful

Global Pulse March 19, 2010 The dress of Muslim women worldwide walks a fine line between conservative and chic. In Chechnya and Iran, ...

Chimerica: U.S., China and the Global Economy

This week Global Pulse revisits China and its relationship with the U.S. and the world, from our 2009 Year-End Special. This overview of ...

Obesity Going Global

Global Pulse February 26, 2010 The U.S. isn't the only country with an obesity problem. This week's Global Pulse looks at the tactics being ...