Global Media 2015

Appearances by The Globalist’s staff and contributors in 2015 are available here. Editors who are interested in publishing commentaries that have appeared on The Globalist or in syndicating our content should contact us.

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Op-ed by Jean-Pierre Lehmann

The Straits Times
Questions on China – and the world – in 2049, December 27, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as October 2049: The 100th Anniversary of the People’s Republic of China


Interview with Stephan Richter

Marketplace Morning Report
Quiz: which country in the world today has the largest number of unfree people?
December 28, 2015 | Audio — 0:35-2:51

Transcript on The Globalist: Modern Slavery: The Globalist Quiz Marketplace Morning Report


Op-ed by Steven Hill

Business Report
New sharing economy leaves workers worse off, December 13, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as The Sharing-The-Crumbs Economy


Interview with Stephan Richter

Marketplace Morning Report
Quiz: Women Taking Over the Ivory Tower?
December 04, 2015 | Audio — 0:20-2:20

Transcript on The Globalist: Women Taking Over the Ivory Tower: The Globalist Quiz, Marketplace Morning Report


Op-ed by Daniel Stelter

Business Report
EU set to implode if it does not watch its step, November 25, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as EU’s Fate After Paris: A Dark Scenario


Op-ed by Beat Guldimann

Business Report
Tipping point in Europe, November 24, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Tipping Point in Europe


Op-ed by Philip Bowring

Japan Times
U.S. better keep an eye on Indonesia, November 3, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Indonesia: Why the US Needs to Pay Closer Attention


Op-ed by Beat Guldimann

Business Report
Innovation challenges old business models, October 25, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Tipping Point in Europe


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Handelsblatt
Die Fesseln der Präsenzkultur, October 23, 2015


Op-ed by Stephan Richter and Terri Langston

Salon
Robert F. Kennedy’s haunting prophecy: The school shooting epidemic he saw coming, October 10, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Gun Deaths: An American Prophet


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Japan Times
Pope and Xi should have met up in the U.S., October 3, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Francis and Jinping: Like Two Ships Crossing At Night


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Al Jazeera
An opportunity missed in Latin America, October 1, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Beyond Cuba: Washington’s Strategic Neglect of Latin America


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Fortune
VW’s legal nightmare is about to get worse, September 30, 2015

Business Report
Legal problems can only get worse, October 6, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Volkswagen: When a German Company Plays With Fire


Op-ed by John West

Japan Times
China’s Japan-bashing: Is there any hope for goodwill?, September 29, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as China’s Japan-bashing


Op-ed by Uwe Bott

Japan Times
New global economic order: cost crash and demand lull, September 29, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Truly a New Economic Order


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Boston Globe
Pope Francis’ reforms face a ticking clock, September 20, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Did Pope Francis Get to His Post Too Late?


Op-ed by Daniel Stelter

Business Report
Germany must take care not to repeat immigration errors, September 20, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Germany’s Immigration Challenge


Op-ed by Uwe Bott

Business Report
The world sees Germany as both villain and exemplar, September 17, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Germany: From Villain to Exemplar


Interview with Stephan Richter

PBS NewsHour – TwitterChat
Can the world’s migrant and refugee crisis be fixed? | September 16, 2015 | Stephan Richter Tweet Collection


Interview with Stephan Richter

Al Jazeera’s The Stream
The Trump phenomenon, September 16, 2015


Interview with Stephan Richter

Diane Rehm Show/NPR
World Response To The Accelerating Migrant Crisis In Europe, September 9, 2015 | Audio (first Stephan Richter segment at 9:22) | Transcript


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Die Möglichkeit keiner Insel, September 12, 2015


Interview with Stephan Richter

Marketplace Morning Report
Quiz: Which countries use the most robots in their workforce?
September 9, 2015 | Audio

Based on The Globalist: Just The Facts I, Robot: 10 Facts


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Salon
Emasculated White Men Love Donald Trump: The Real Reason a Billionaire Bozo Rules the GOP, September 10, 2015

Der Tagesspiegel
Die größte Show seines Lebens: Part 1 and Part 2, September 6, 2015 | PDF

Also published on The Globalist as Trump and the Fear of Hillary: A Political Psychogram of the 2016 Race


Op-ed by Dmitri Trenin

Handelsblatt
Eine neue Achse, September 4, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Greater Asia: A China-Russia Entente?


Op-ed by Greg Austin

The Diplomat
Sino-US Tensions in Cyberspace: All China’s Fault?, September 2, 2015

Business Report
US-China cyberspace relations flawed, (PDF)September 1, 2015

Boston Globe
The US-China cyberwar needs detente, August 30, 2015

Handelsblatt
Kampf an der falschen Front, September 24, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Cyber Security: All China’s Fault?


Op-ed by Denis MacShane

Politico
What Germany can learn from LBJ, August 26, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as A Letter to My German Friends


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Manager Magazin
Bangkok – eine aufstrebende Weltstadt am Kliff, August 17, 2015

Title in English: Bangkok: Portrait of an Emerging Global City, Rocked


Op-ed by Shihoko Goto

Handelsblatt
Massiver Vertrauensbruch, August 17, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Japan-U.S: The WikiLeaks Blow Beyond TPP


Interview with Stephan Richter

Marketplace Morning Report
Quiz: What is longest non-stop flight in the world today?
August 17, 2015 | Audio

Based on The Globalist Quiz Flying the Longest Distance


Op-ed by Jean Pierre Lehmann

Philippine Daily Inquirer
Japanese militarism and prospect of war, August 15, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as The Resurgence of Japanese Nationalism


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Aus Prinzip verantwortungslos (Online), August 13, 2015 | PDF

Also published on The Globalist as Shark Warning: Paul Wolfowitz Takes a Swim


Op-ed by Stephan Richter and Bill Humphrey

Al Jazeera
Saudi Arabia and the US: More military misfires, August 13, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Yemen And The Alliance of the Deaf


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Wir wissen, wer der wahre „Bimbo“ ist, August 11, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Trump Vs Kelly: Just Who’s the “Bimbo”?


Op-ed by Lester Brown

Handelsblatt
Spät, aber gewaltig, August 9, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as The Accelerating Transition Away from Fossil Fuels


Op-ed by Stephan Richter and Bill Humphrey

Huffington Post Blogs
Selling Out the Kurds, July 31, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Selling Out The Kurds


Op-ed by Stephan Richter and Terri Langston

ABC Australia
New US Gun Control Debate: 2nd Amendment Scrutinized, July 27, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as After Charleston: Gun Control and American Cynicism


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Guancha.cn
斯蒂芬·里克特:为什么说特朗普是共和党的完美代言人, August 6, 2015

Zeit De
Die Republikaner haben es nicht besser verdient, August 3, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Trump As The Perfect Front Man


Op-ed by Guy Pfeffermann

Business Report
Ethiopia – Africa’s giant on the rise, (PDF)July 26, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Ethiopia: Land of Edible Napkins


Op-ed by Jean-Pierre Lehmann

Japan Times
Abe’s Move To Beef Up Military Role Brings Asia Closer to War, July 26, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as The Resurgence of Japanese Nationalism


Op-ed by Denis MacShane

Business Report
Nothing much has changed in Greece, (PDF)July 24, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Greece: Open for Business Again?


Op-ed by Kenneth Courtis

China Daily
Why Single Out China for Market Intervention?, July 17, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Why Single Out China?


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Politico
Why Greece Won’t Honor a Deal, July 11, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Europe’s False Hope Moment?


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Cicero
Der Grieche in Hollande, July 9, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Greece: The Franco-German Split Over “Solidarity” in Europe


Interview with Stephan Richter

PBS NewsHour
What Are Greece’s Options After “No” Vote?, July 7, 2015


Interview with Stephan Richter

Diane Rehm Show/NPR
The Economic Crisis in Greece, July 7, 2015 | Audio


Op-ed by Stephen F. Szabo

Japan Times
Germany Is Mercury, the U.S. Is Mars, May 15, 2015 | PDF

Also published on The Globalist as Germany=Geoeconomics, US=Geopolitics?


Op-ed by David A. Stockman

Handelsblatt
Ein Schlag gegen Europa (PDF), May 15, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as WWI and the United States: Woodrow Wilson’s Wisdom or Folly?


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Politico
Will David Cameron Only Deepen Europe’s Tragedy?, May 11, 2015

Politico
Will David Cameron Only Deepen Europe’s Tragedy?, May 10, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Germany: David Cameron’s Chance for Redemption


Op-ed by Frank Vogl

Handelsblatt
Ein internationales Übel (PDF), April 24, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Latin America’s Real Corruption Crisis


Op-ed by Denis MacShane

Politico
Germany’s France problem, April 20, 2015


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Japan Times
Hillary’s arduous road to the White House, April 18, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Hillary Clinton’s Arduous Road to the White House in 2016


Op-ed by John West

Jakarta Post
China’s Financial Paradoxes (PDF), March 29, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as China’s Financial Paradoxes


Op-ed by Robert Atkinson

Handelsblatt
Renaissance in American Manufacturing? Not So Fast (PDF) , March 25, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Renaissance in American Manufacturing? Not So Fast


Op-ed by Kevin Gallagher

The Jakarta Post
Obama Abandons Allies on Chinese Marshall Plan (PDF), March 22, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Obama Abandons Allies on China’s Marshall Plan


Op-ed by David A. Stockman

Japan Times
Great War Cost Europe a Century, February 17, 2015 | PDF

Also published on The Globalist as Annals of War: How Woodrow Wilson Cost Europe a Century


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Salon.com
Ukraine Is the New Iraq, February 16, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as The Transatlantic Battle Over Ukraine


Op-ed by Martin Hüfner

Business Report
The Four Fallacies Regarding Greece, February 10, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Four Fallacies about the Greek Crisis


Interview with Stephan Richter

Diane Rehm Show/NPR
A New European Peace Plan For Ukraine, February 9, 2015


Op-ed by J.D. Bindenagel

Business Report
Germany Needs Partnerships for Leadership Role, February 6, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Germany’s International Responsibility to Lead


Interview with Stephan Richter

Diane Rehm Show/NPR
Friday News Roundup — International, February 6, 2015


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Salon.com
A Willful Ignorance on Welfare, February 4, 2015

Japan Times
What U.S. “Upward Mobility”? Elites Replicate Themselves, February 3, 2015 | PDF

Also published on The Globalist as Wishful Thinking About Poverty in America


Op-ed by Kevin Rudd

Handelsblatt
Schlechte Erfahrungen Prägen (PDF), January 30, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as European Imperialism in Asia


Op-ed by Ralf Fücks

Japan Times
Risks to Democrats Who Nod to Blurred Truth, January 27, 2015 | PDF

Also published on The Globalist as Hannah Arendt, Putin and Today’s Russia


Op-ed by Stephan Richter

Gulf News
India’s Chance to Jettison Historical Baggage, January 24, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Modi’s India: A Reality Check


Op-ed by Daniel Stelter

China Daily
Modern Greek Theater and Europe’s Future, January 23, 2015

Also published on The Globalist as Greek Theater and Europe’s Future


Interview with Michael Vlahos

WABC Radio
John Batchelor Show, January 16, 2015

Based on The Globalist essay Charlie Hebdo and the Project of French Identity