Ukraine’s unexpectedly matured society leaves the post-Soviet space.
The Eurozone’s remedies against sluggish growth rates aren’t working. The problem: a misdiagnosis of the illness.
Walking is making a comeback in the United States. But the mostly car-centered society has a lot to get used to.
Rather than a dangerous nuisance, motorcycle taxis are a vibrant part of the transportation network in many developing countries. City planners in OECD countries should take note.
The past decades have exposed the unintended consequences of car-based transportation. But times are changing: Cars are transformed from private vehicles into collectively used modes of transportation.
We value cars because we value our autonomy: To travel at a time and in a manner of our choice. For future mobility concepts, this poses a significant challenge: Can we expand the grid of public transportation without the straightjacket of bus schedules and crowded trains?
Worries about mass protests ran high in the run-up to the World Cup. But recent weeks have shown that such worries were completely overblown by Western media.
Brazil has scored an own-goal. If it wanted to show the world how modern and progressive it is, it should have allowed its citizens take to the streets and protest without fear of violence.
Love is like a disease. No wonder we have fought it off for such a long time.
Love might be irrational at times, but it is still the wisest option on the table for leading a happy and meaningful life.
Love has changed dramatically over the centuries, but the miracle of our highly mobile, highly individualized, postmodern world is that, against all the odds, lovers still manage to find each other and find meaning in their relationships.
For Slovakia, European Union membership seemed like the holy grail. But the country's ills merely hide behind this shiny new surface.
Ten years after joining the European Union, many Czechs are deeply skeptical of it. But the disenfranchisement was mostly caused by domestic politics.
Slovenia's entry into the European Union was filled with pomp and ceremony. But things quickly turned sour.