About World Politics Review

World Politics Review provides uncompromising analysis of critical global trends to give policymakers, businesspeople and academics the context they need to have the confidence they want.

Written by a network of leading experts and on-the-ground influencers, our substantive content gives you access to comprehensive and detailed perspectives that are as valuable as they are uncommon.

Read our original expert analysis to understand the trends behind the news. Follow our daily Media Roundup to keep abreast of current news and opinion.

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WPR Staff


Judah Grunstein

Associate Editor
Frederick Deknatel

Associate Editor
David Klion

Associate Editor
Maria Savel

Media Roundup Editor
Guy Taylor


Hampton Stephens

Leslie Stephens

Web Development

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Uncompromising original analysis to help you better understand critical global trends:

  • DAILY: Every day we publish multiple five-minute reads, including our Briefings, Columns and Trend Lines. Our briefings are written by our global network of expert contributors, on matters of current importance. Our lineup of five columnists provide a different authoritative take on international affairs every day of the week. Trend Lines items are brief looks at current events, written by our editors, including our "Global Insider" interview series.
  • IN DEPTH: WPR's in-depth, full-length reports provide comprehensive examinations of single subjects. These include our Features, Special Reports, and Country Reports.

Must-read news and opinion to help you closely follow important issues and events:

  • MEDIA ROUNDUP: Our editors help you track the stories that you must follow to stay informed. The Media Roundup is published on the site and sent out by e-mail every weekday morning (U.S. Eastern time). Our editors link to approximately 30 items from the world's English-language press each weekday. These items include top news, opinion, and off-the-radar stories that have the potential to develop into headline news.

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  • Access to our entire searchable archives is included in each subscription, and institutional subscribers also get access to the World Politics Review database on EBSCOhost.
  • WPR's Media Roundup is individually searchable, so subscribers can find reports on topics of interest from dozens of international news sources.

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