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News You Really Need To See: "Fear of Ebola Breeds a Terror of Physicians"

“Fear of Ebola Breeds a Terror of Physicians”

The New York Times, July 28, 2014, p. A1

http://omnifeed.com/article/www.nytimes.com/2014/07/28/world/africa/ebola-epidemic-west-africa-guinea.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=category5

“Eight youths, some armed with slingshots and machetes, stood warily alongside a rutted dirt road at an opening in the high reeds, the path to the village of Kolo Bengou.   278 more words

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News You Really Need To See: "Taliban Making Military Gains in Afghanistan"

“Taliban Making Military Gains in Afghanistan”

The New York Times, July 27, 2014, p. A1

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/27/world/asia/taliban-making-military-gains-in-afghanistan.html

“Taliban fighters are scoring early gains in several strategic areas near the capital this summer, inflicting heavy casualties and casting new doubt on the ability of Afghan forces to contain the insurgency as the United States moves to complete its withdrawal of combat troops, according to Afghan officials and local elders.   148 more words

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News You Really Need To See: "Turning Ethiopia Into China's China"

“Turning Ethiopia Into China’s China”

Bloomberg Businessweek, July 24, 2014

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-07-24/ethiopia-vies-for-chinas-vanishing-factory-jobs

“Zhang’s factory is part of the next wave of China’s investment in Africa. It started with infrastructure, especially the kind that helped the Chinese extract African oil, copper, and other raw materials to fuel China’s industrial complex.   259 more words

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News You Really Need To See: "François Hollande’s African Adventures"

“François Hollande’s African Adventures”

The Economist, July 19-25, 2014, p.45

http://www.economist.com/news/europe/21607847-french-are-reorganising-security-increasingly-troubled-region-fran-ois-hollandes

“France’s president, François Hollande, took office in 2012 knowing little of Africa. … Yet Africa has a way of intruding on French politics. 217 more words

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News You Really Need To See: "Murder on the Pipelines: Drug Cartels Turn Texas Oil Routes Into Killing Zones"

“Murder on the Pipelines: Drug Cartels Turn Texas Oil Routes Into Killing Zones”

Bloomberg Businessweek, July 23, 2014

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-07-23/texas-mexico-oil-pipelines-offer-cover-for-smugglers-violence

“The Vickers ranch is crossed by a steel pipe as thick as a man’s calf.   274 more words

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News You Really Need To See: "Boko Haram Rebels Seize a Town in Nigeria"

“Boko Haram Rebels Seize a Town in Nigeria”

The New York Times, July 22, 2014, p. A11

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/22/world/africa/boko-haram-rebels-seize-a-town-in-nigeria.html?_r=0

“A major town in Nigeria’s troubled northeast has been taken over by Boko Haram in what local officials said was perhaps the Islamist militant sect’s most significant victory yet in a five-year campaign of violence and terror.   200 more words

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News You Really Need To See: "The Case Against Vladimir Putin"

“The Case Against Vladimir Putin”

Foreign Policy, July 21, 2014

http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2014/07/21/the_case_against_vladimir_putin

“In laying out the administration’s indictment against Moscow, Obama and key members of his national security team have been pulling from a trove of classified intelligence. 223 more words

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