The Big Picture brings together 4-5 Project Syndicate commentaries not just on topics in the news, but also on the deeper issues driving the news. Thanks to the unique resources available to the world’s largest provider of original, high-quality commentary, with the Big Picture, readers quickly gain the insights of diverse, authoritative perspectives on critical global events and challenges. The Big Picture surrounds a topic – from unrest in Iran and US tax reform to green finance and the broader sustainability agenda – with curated presentations featuring the world’s leading thinkers, practitioners, policymakers, and statesmen, providing an immediate, yet comprehensive view of the day’s most urgent news and issues.
After a year in which US President Donald Trump renounced many of America's global leadership commitments, the post-war international order remains intact, … read more
President Jacob Zuma has at last been replaced by ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa, raising hopes that the country will close a chapter marked by corruption and economic failure.&n… read more
The indictment of 13 Russians and three Russian organizations for conspiring to disrupt the 2016 US election through social media and other channels comes amid reports that Rick Gates, a former adviser to President Donald Trump,… read more
Heads of state and military leaders attending this year's Munich Security Conference are meeting at a time when the threats to global and Western security are more dive… read more
The show that really matters in Pyegonchang is the peninsular dance between North Korea’s Kim Jong-un, and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in.
Could the North’s surpr… read more
The World Bank is changing direction under its president, Jim Yong Kim, turning to Wall Street to invest in infrastructure projects in poor economies instead of lobbyin… read more
Donald Trump was, no surprise, the star attraction at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where he sought to make his “America Fir… read more