The View from Colombia, Part II: An Imperfect Peace

Editor┬┤s Note: On October 3, 2016, the Colombian people shocked the international community by narrowly rejecting a peace accord with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). After more than 50 years of violence, most observers in Colombia and around the world expected that there would be widespread support for such an agreement, in order…

The View from the UN General Assembly 2015: What They Really Said

[Ed. Note]: For┬áthis guest post, I invited fellow international relations blogger Sarah Bruso to help break down this month’s United Nations General Assembly meetings. Sarah and I met through a recent WordPress Blogging 201 course, and I really admired her ability to break down complex international┬ánegotiations into fun, relatable skits that distill countries into distinct…