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This is the location where you can access international news sources both in English and other languages. This provides you with links to newspapers, radio broadcasts and videos from around the world to help increase your understanding of the world.
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News Agencies

  • McClatchy DC
    This newspaper is generated from Washington, DC however, something interesting about it is one of their options is for "Wikileaks" for those interested.
  • New York Times Global Edition
    Great US news source that has both domestic and global options available to read online.
    This newspaper tends to have a more 'liberal' bias.
  • The Economist
    More in-depth online news source that covers both domestic and international news.
    This news source is considered 'classic liberalist'
  • USA Today
    Good news source for both domestic and world politics. This is considered a 'moderate' news source.
  • Washington Post
    This newspaper, similar to the New York Times, has a wide array of both domestic and international news stories. This newspaper tends to fall into a 'neoconservative' group.
  • The Nation
    One of the options for information available are detailed updates about the Occupy Wall Street movement

Popular Translation Sites

Most websites in a different language have the option in "Google" to change the entire site into English, but if you are looking to immerse yourself in dialogue outside of the English language, the links below can help you get through information that you may not be able to properly translate.



Newspapers (English)

  • ABC News
    ABC News website
  • Boston Globe
    Newspaper operating out of Boston, Massachusetts
  • C-SPAN
    American-run newspaper that focuses on Congress, legislation and the upcoming 2012 Presidential Elections
  • CBS News
    American based newspaper
  • Christian Science
    Newspaper written by the Christian Science community on domestic and world politics and other mediums.
  • CNBC
    American based newspaper focusing on domestic, Asia-Pacific and European news.
  • CNN
    American-based newspaper supporting these languages:
  • Forbes
    US-based newspaper focusing on business and economics. This newspaper also operates in:
    Chinese (Mandarin)
  • World Front Pages
    Brought to you by the Newseum of Washington, DC this website shows front pages of newspapers from around the world.
  • Fox News
    US newspaper organization citing domestic and world news
  • Free Republic
    This 'forum' is an online gathering place for independent, grass-roots conservatism on the web.
    Note this is a VERY Conservative source of information.
  • Hot Air
    Hot Air is the leading conservative blog for breaking news and commentary covering the Republican primary, the 2012 election, politics, media, and culture.
  • The Hill
    Newspaper focused on Washington, DC politics and economics.
  • Human Events
    "More Powerful Conservative Voices"

Newspapers (Foreign Language)

  • BILD
    German News Source
  • Islamic Republic Wire
    This website only operates in the languages listed below:
  • Middle East Transparent
    Paris-based liberal site covering variety of topics with special focus on human rights.

    This website only operates in French and Arabic

Radio Broadcasting (International)

  • Al Jazeera Live
    Radio broadcasting channel from the Middle East
    This link is in English, however, other foreign languages are available.

  • Deutsche-Welle Radio
    Germany's international broadcasting station providing daily news and analysis from a European perspective.
  • Radio Free Africa
    Radio Free Africa is similar to the others of the same caliber, although the language choices are different.
  • Radio Free Asia
    Radio Free Asia's website is in English. Below is a list of the languages they have for live radio listening:

  • Radio Free Europe
    Radio Free Europe has 28 languages at your disposal to listen to uninhibited radio broadcasting.
  • Radio Free Europe-Russia
    News and analysis of Russian domestic politics by the staff of Radio Liberty.


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