Jerusalem has been the focus of hopes, dreams and prayers of the Jewish people around the world for three millennia. Now US-President Donald Trump has clearly pronounced, that the USA recognize... read more
The game being played around the Greek crisis lays bare the failings of an entire political class.
Calculatung risks, we really only have three options: mitigate, eradicate, accept. But what to choose when it comes to the incredibly tragic risk of a depressed pilot?
We would do better for the world spreading critical reasoning tools and mechanisms than raising endless sums of capital to be fluttered around.
What if your inaction is to blame for the death of your loved ones?
The battle in Italy over the revaluation of pensions has made the country’s tricky financial situation worse. Could the resulting climate drive Italy to follow Greece away from the euro?
Italy’s government is celebrating the country’s recent economic growth, but not all indicators point to success. What happens in the future will depend on how solidly Renzi can prevent the “Berlusconization” of today’s political culture in Italy.
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is bringing stability to Italy with his grand coalition and electoral reforms. But how long will it last?
Lamentations about the state of the Italian economy have become so commonplace, Italians barely react to them. But Italy’s public debt problem has proven big enough to make a splash.
From lobbyists to toasters: Why the EU is not as evil, opaque, or important as we think.
Four years after the uprisings that swept across the Arab world, we are left with consolidated dictatorship, outright civil war or failed states.
Austria’s new Islam Law is controversial, especially when it comes to cutting Muslim communities off from foreign payments. Now Muslims in Austria have to make a choice.
70 years after the liberation of Auschwitz we experience a change of perspective in Germany – towards the future. It is an offer to the current generation that includes so many with immigrant backgrounds.
The tendency to classify people according to their origins turns a seemingly innocent question into an offensive remark.
Social freezing does not empower women, it postpones the question of family and gender equality.