Cities are a great place for social experiments. Benjamin R. Barber

Assassinations in Mozambique

05.05.2015

Je Suis Cistac

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The assassination of Mozambique’s Gilles Cistac is the latest in a series of politically motivated murders. It highlights the need for better free speech protections in a country that receives nearly half a billion dollars in foreign aid. read more

Netanyahu’s Speech in front of the U.S. Congress

05.03.2015

Netanyahu’s history lesson

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The Israeli Prime Minister warned the U.S. of a nuclear deal with Iran, but he didn’t give any concrete alternatives. read more

Why Boris Nemzow was murdered

04.03.2015

Dial M for Murder

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The murder of Putin’s critic Boris Nemzow was a message. But who was it for? read more

The Collapse of Socialism in Venezuela

26.02.2015

Chávez-land is running on empty

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If Socialists were placed in charge of the Sahara, there would eventually be a shortage of sand. True to their popular political joke, Venezuela has been completely run down after 17 years of Socialism. read more

Women and Terrorism

11.02.2015

Terrorism, She Wrote

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When we think about terrorism, we think about men. But there is an increasing number of women taking up arms and bombs. A historical perspective. read more

Human cost of the European immigration policy

05.02.2015

The Jungle of Calais

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In the port of Calais, the realities of the rest of the world are slowly encroaching on a Western European daydream of peace and prosperity. How much longer can we ignore this? An eyewitness account. read more

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