Author and Islam critic Hamad Abdel-Samad has unpacked the stereotypes about the prophet of the Muslim faith and compiled them in a new book. But this is not religious criticism’s finest hour. read more
Artist and novelist Douglas Coupland popularized the term “Generation X” and is a keen observer of modern life. We do recycle previous generations’ culture, he says, but that’s a blessing, not a curse.
Many of Great Britains influencial politicians are rather Eurosceptic or even Europhobic. For David Cameron it won’t be an easy task to keep the balance between European leaders and his own party.
Under Janette Sadik-Khan’s tenure as Transportation Commissioner, New York City’s streets became a lot friendlier for cyclists and pedestrians. She sat down with Katherine Lindemann to discuss how America’s largest city began to reject the supremacy of the car.