‘The Fate Of The Furious’ Just Had The Biggest Global Opening Weekend Of All Time

Thanks in large part to the Chinese market, “The Fate of the Furious” just had the biggest worldwide opening weekend in Hollywood history. The movie, which was internationally released on Friday, pulled in an estimated $ 532.5 million globally, Universal Pictures announced. Although the official figures don’t come out until Monday morning, “The Fate of the Furious” […]

Weekend Roundup: China Is Now the Only Major Power With a Global Outlook

President-elect Donald Trump’s “America First” policy marks an historic withdrawal from the world the United States has largely made. His administration can’t stop globalization, only diminish America’s role in governing it. For better or worse, that leaves China, the world’s second-largest economy, as the only major power with a global outlook. In a YouTube video this […]

FIFA: The Geo-Politics of the Global Game

As football legend Michel Platini and others launch bids for the presidency of international football’s governing body, the greatest existential crisis in FIFA’s 111-year history is far from over. Leading sponsors, such as Visa, are leading the charge for comprehensive reform and greater transparency. The full legal storm has yet to be unleashed as… Sports […]