Category: Global Affairs

Iraqi Forces Seize Kurdish Territory

Iraqi security forces swept into Kurdish territory in response to their recent independence referendum.

The Forgotten War: Yemen

Yemen is a very tribalistic country, rife with conflict.

5 Nationalist Movements to Watch

Nationalist movements are on the rise.

OPINION: Trump Needs to Stop, from a Trump Supporter

A Trump supporter's opinion regarding where Trump is succeeding and where he's lacking.

Why War With North Korea Simply Won’t Happen

71 Republic Reporter Griffen Smith explains why nuclear war, especially with North Korea, is an extremely unlikely possibility.

These 10 Places Could Become the World’s Next Countries

A list of 10 areas which may soon be sovereign states.

Cause for Basque Independence Regains Attention After Catalan Referendum

Independence for Catalonia may only be the beginning.

Catalan Independence: The Past, Present, and Future

The region of Catalonia vies for independence.

Why “Rocketman” Will Stay in Power Forever

Kim Jong Un's leadership tactics put him in a situation that makes it unlikely he would lose power due to his own nation.

3 Big Stories You Missed During the NFL Controversy

Over the past week, the NFL has dominated media coverage. Here are three stories you might have missed.