The center falters in Germany
- Lauren Stokes
The decline of the historically dominant center-right and center-left parties in Germany and in the recent EU elections sets the stage for greater conflict over how to deal with Europe’s multiple crises.
As the European elections loomed, Germany— ...
On equating BDS with anti-Semitism: a letter to the members of the German Government
- Sara Roy
To the Members of the German Government:
I write to you regarding the motion recently passed by the Bundestag that equated BDS with anti-Semitism. I also write to you as Jew, a child of Holocaust survivors and as a scholar of the Israeli-Palestinian ...
Who in Russia can afford educating children in expensive British private schools?
- Crime Russia Преступная Россия
Several thousand children from Russia study in private schools in the U.K. At last year end, our country was on the fifth place in the world by this number. Russian billionaires and celebrities are willing to pay big money for high-quality education ...
Europe cannot escape nationalism
- Ashoka Mody अशोक मोदी
For good reason, European leaders and intellectuals worry that, absent the utmost vigilance, virulent nationalism could again be unleashed with the full force of its destructive potential. Europe, they believe, is essential to prevent such a terrible ...
Debt is the hidden issue in these elections to Europarliament
- UndebtedWorld Collective
The citizens of the European Union are called to vote this week for the European Parliament. It is not a real parliament, and it lacks prospects for becoming one, since all important decisions are taken by the unelected heads of the European Commission ...
Did U.S. troops liberate Mauthausen Concentration Camp?
- Ángeles Maestro Martín
In many European countries, people celebrate the victory of the allied troops over Nazi Germany in the Second World War. This is especially important now as we witness a widespread growth of fascist organizations and their great myths of that epoch are ...
When Israeli and German troops fought side by side in Bavaria's trenches
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
And Gideon Levy was there to witness it and ask uncomfortable questions about the past
NUREMBERG, Germany – N. dons the black wool balaclava he always wears during operational activity. Only his dark eyes are visible. Diego’s jaws are also ...
The US military base of Sigonella, Sicily: a cancer in metastases
- Antonio Mazzeo
The Sicilian military base has been transformed into one of the largest centers on the planet for the command and control unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). From spy to killer drones, what does Sigonella represent today?
Trump and Putin ...
France: After the age of the cathedrals, that of indecency, hypocrisy and incompetence
- Rémy Herrera
A cathedral burned down. One of the most beautiful, on the Ile de la Cité, the ancestral heart of Paris; one of the most imposing, built in the Central Middle Ages over the course of nearly two centuries (probably started in 1163, under King ...
Second Assemby of the Assemblies of the Yellow Vests: “We’ll have to leave capitalism behind us”
- Rémy Herrera
“Act 21” of the Yellow Vests took place on Saturday, April 6, as their demonstrations have every week for almost five months. But a parallel event was held from April 5 to 7 in the evening in Saint-Nazaire, in Loire-Atlantique, which ...