All posts by Anna Pazos

Journalist from Barcelona currently based in NYC. She has lived in Thessaloniki, Jerusalem, and a sailing boat.

Amid Columbus controversy, Italian Americans look at a history of troubled integration

Calls to remove a Columbus statue has New York’s Italian-American community reflecting on their past.

/ December 4, 2017

Analysis: Europe’s emerging new borders

What patent applications reveal about European identity.

/ November 20, 2017

Review: Can the US learn something from Europe’s dictatorial past?

Timothy Snyder’s new book blends history and hindsight to draw lessons from 20th-century tyranny, but ends up preaching to the choir.

/ October 23, 2017

Catalonia’s Independence Referendum, explained

Spain is clashing with Catalonia over the region’s bid for a referendum on independence. What’s happening and what’s at stake?

/ September 28, 2017

Zohra Drif recounts Algeria’s struggle against French colonialism

A symbol of the Algerian liberation movement, Drif presented her memoir Inside the Battle of Algiers at NYU last week.

/ September 25, 2017