France

The Most Recent Target of Charlie Hebdo's Satire Wasn't Islam. It Was Islamophobia.
January 07, 2015

The French paper skewered all forms of dogmatic thinking.

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
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"

In France, It Really Matters What Politicians Wear. Even Men.
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
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
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.

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