Topics of this lecture included:
- There’s a revolution going on in Yemen! 50-60 people were killed
- Natural Disaster Watch: more earthquakes in Japan, earthquake in Nepal
- Israeli embassies in Turkey and Egypt are under attack by locals
- More news on Palestinian statehood! Meeting to begin Tuesday. The US is trying to get everyone to vote no.
- BRAZIL GETTING RICH! BRAZIL GETTING POWERFUL! Brazil’s going to host the 2014 World Cup!
- Angela Merkel of Germany loses voter support because Germany lends money to Greece and Italy. The taxpayers are not pleased.
- Berlusconi is a general bastard
- The BRICS states (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) were introduced
- International organizations and supranationalism – what are they? How do they affect sovereignty?