How to Reinvent the European Left

How to Reinvent the European Left

Europeans want to upend politics as usual and the far right is still rising. If the left doesn’t come up with an unusual politics of its own, it will be upended as well.

A Racist Wake-Up Call

A Racist Wake-Up Call

After Ahmed Mohamed’s ordeal, there’s no denying that Americans still harbor misguided feelings about Muslims.

The Middle Passage

The Middle Passage

For the refugees pouring into Europe, their journeys can be just as deadly as the war zones they’re fleeing.

Hollywood’s ‘Furriner’ Problem

Hollywood’s ‘Furriner’ Problem

In films like American Sniper and The Interview, Americans are the heroes and “furriners” are the targets: an undifferentiated group of people so alien that they’re practically subhuman.

Is Europe Over?

What made Europe a compelling political, economic, and social alternative wedged between Anglo-American free marketeers and Soviet nomenklatura is rapidly becoming a thing of the past.