France

The World Is Experiencing the Worst Refugee Crisis Since World War II
December 19, 2014

Following the footsteps of migrants from Africa to London.  

Marine Le Pen Is Making the French Establishment Extremely Nervous
The right-wing leader has become one of the country's most popular politicians
December 13, 2014

The right-wing leader has become one of the country's most popular politicians.

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"

Color Photography Existed During World War I. Here Are Eight Rare Examples.
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August 20, 2014

Not everything was black and white back then.

In France, It Really Matters What Politicians Wear. Even Men.
François Hollande is just the country's latest fashion victim
July 28, 2014

François Hollande is just the country's latest fashion victim.

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

And rethinking public spaces in the process.

I'm Insanely Jealous of Sweden's Work-Family Policies. You Should Be, Too.
June 22, 2014

The US ranks LAST in government-supported time off for parents. That needs to change.

When French Irrationality Was Deadly
The writers who fell in love with fascism
May 31, 2014

France was the seat of the Enlightenment and intellectual order. Perhaps this made its writers fall in love with disorder.

Let's Stop Pretending That French Is an Important Language
February 02, 2014

The idea that American-born children need to learn French has become more reflex than action, like classical music played at the wedding of people who live to modern pop.

What Really Happened at the Battle of Waterloo
January 31, 2014

How many biscuits did it take to beat Napoleon? 83,428.

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