Winter 2014

A preview of our Winter 2014 issue can be found below. Full back issues are available upon request to eReader subscribers.

Editor’s Comment — A Year of Moving Forward
Op Ed — The Struggle for Ukraine
Fifth Estate — Putting the Reins on the Gas Industry

The Globe in Brief
Nelson Mandela, July 8, 1918 – December 5, 2013
Australian Court Annuls Canberra’s Gay Marriage Law
India Reinstates 153-year-old Gay Sex Ban
Near Incident between U.S. and Chinese warships
North Korea Excutes Kim Jong-un’s Uncle
Pakistani Cleric backs Polio Vaccination Campaign
Opposition Politician Executed in Bangladesh

Democracy at Risk
Israel’s Turning Point — A ticking demographic time bomb may doom the Jewish state.
The Return of Fascism — Nationalism in Hungary is sliding the country in a frightening direction.
Who is Lee Kuan Yew? — The founder of Singapore has become the inspiration for Chinese economic reform.
Election Stalemate in Bangladesh — A continuing impasse on coming polls could throw the country into turmoil.

Africa in Context
The Enduring Tragedy of Robert Mugabe — Zimbabwe’s only president has run the country to the ground.
South Africa’s Terrible Scar — For the sake of the future, the legacy left by apartheid must not be ignored.

The Intelligence
Will Migrants Call the Shots? — As globalization continues, migrants are becoming a hefty policy issue.
The Amber Jewel of Mexico — The hidden gems of Mexico’s Chiapas region come with a culture and a cost.


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