Europe

Christopher Columbus Was Both a Crusader and a Villain
But his story is too complicated to only use dichotomies.
October 13, 2014

Yes, he did terrible things. Here's the full story. 

Shame on Turkey for Choosing the Islamic State Over the Kurds
October 12, 2014

If Turkey refuses to act, it can kiss its NATO membership goodbye.

Video: The Ridiculous Meaning of Europe's Flag, Explained
September 29, 2014

Nothing on it represents anything. It's just...stuff.

Anne Sinclair: 'I Don’t Believe That the French Jews Are Fleeing'
September 29, 2014

"I don’t believe that the French Jews are fleeingit’s absolutely untrue"

Greece's Neo-Nazi Politicians Are Awaiting Trial—and as Popular as Ever
Golden Dawn may emerge as the third force in parliament
September 23, 2014

But the party is still frighteningly popular. What is going on?

Europe Is on the Brink of Its First War in Decades. Here's What the West Must Do.
September 02, 2014

Bernard-Henri Levy lays out what we need to do. 

Happy Labor Day. Are Unions Dead?
An interview with Rich Yeselson, labor strategist and expert
August 31, 2014

No, says an expert and former labor official. But they're in trouble.

The Catholic Church Prefers Medieval Barbarism to Modern Abortion
August 19, 2014

Women can be strapped down and force-fed until their fetus comes to term.

Europe's Fears About Sanctioning Russia Are Overblown
“Russia’s economy would collapse faster and quicker.”
July 28, 2014

“Russia’s economy would collapse faster and quicker.”

This Sculptor Piles People on Top of Each Other to Make Art
July 22, 2014

And rethinking public spaces in the process.

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