The World Next Week

Hurricane Laura Makes Landfall, WTO Director-General Resigns, and More

August 27, 2020

Louisianans and Texans cope with Hurricane Laura as they mark fifteen years since Hurricane Katrina, the World Trade Organization’s director-general, Roberto Azevedo, departs amid uncertainty over the body’s future, and athlete boycotts spur a new reckoning over U.S. police brutality.