Joshua Keating Joshua Keating

Joshua Keating is a staff writer at Slate focusing on international affairs and writes the World blog. 

The World
July 25 2014 12:28 PMThe Middle East’s Growing Population of Stateless Children
The World
July 24 2014 2:36 PMEurope’s Refugee Crisis Is a Lot Like America’s, but Much Worse
The World
July 23 2014 5:29 PMChina’s Bubonic Plague Response Seems a Little Extreme
The World
July 23 2014 12:09 PMWhy Does John Kerry Keep Saying That Egypt Is “Transitioning to Democracy”?
The World
July 22 2014 1:12 PMThe MH17 Crash Could Have Surprising Consequences in the Middle East
The World
July 21 2014 4:44 PMTwitter Is Changing How the Media Covers the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
The World
July 18 2014 5:00 PMWhy Is Modern Warfare So Deadly for Children?
The World
July 17 2014 2:00 PMThe Tragic History of Passenger Planes Being Accidentally Shot Down
The World
July 17 2014 11:42 AMBe Wary of Stories Quoting One “Israeli Official”
The World
July 15 2014 6:14 PMIs the Wall Street Journal Right That the World Is More Unstable Than It’s Been Since the 1970s?
The World
July 15 2014 11:43 AMThe BRICS Alliance Makes No Sense at All. So What?
The World
July 14 2014 11:50 AMDid Netanyahu Just Say What He Really Thinks About a Two-State Solution?
The World
July 11 2014 11:28 AMThe Border Crisis Is a Reminder That the U.S. Isn’t Immune From Events in Its Own Region
The World
July 9 2014 4:48 PMIt’s Been a Rough Year for Afghans, Especially Women and Children
The Spot
July 8 2014 5:53 PMCould Brazil’s Humiliating World Cup Defeat Take Down Its President?
The World
July 24 2014 5:56 PMWhy Getting a Gaza Cease-Fire Will Be Much Harder This Time Around
The World
July 24 2014 12:34 PMHow Strong Is ISIS Anyway?
The World
July 23 2014 4:25 PMWhile the World Was Watching Gaza and Ukraine, Things Have Only Gotten Worse in Iraq and Syria
The World
July 22 2014 6:24 PMPick Your Analogy: Is the Middle East Today More Like World War I, the Cold War, or the Thirty Years’ War?
The World
July 22 2014 11:31 AMGuess What: Putin Is More Popular Than Ever
The World
July 21 2014 3:09 PMIt’s Not John Kerry’s Fault the World Blew Up Last Week
The World
July 17 2014 5:51 PMWhy the MH17 Crash Might Change Nothing at All in Ukraine  
The World
July 17 2014 12:07 PMThe Middle East Friendship Chart
The World
July 16 2014 5:41 PMBelieve It or Not, Netanyahu Looks Like a Peacenik Compared With His Cabinet Right Now 
The World
July 15 2014 2:03 PMThe People of the World Tentatively Welcome Their New Chinese Overlords 
The World
July 14 2014 3:48 PMAmerican Man Plants Flag in Remote Sudanese Region So His Daughter Can Be a Princess
The World
July 11 2014 1:08 PMIndia Debates Raising Its Shockingly Low Poverty Line
The World
July 9 2014 6:25 PMWhy You Should Be Paying Attention to Indonesia’s Election
The World
July 9 2014 1:15 PMThe Status Quo Has Been Working Out OK for Israel, Until the Last Few Days
The World
July 8 2014 2:08 PMHow Events in Egypt and Syria Paved the Way for Israel’s All-Out Assault on Hamas

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  Life
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  Arts
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  Technology
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