Category: Features

Emmanuel Macron, the candidate of French expats?

Supporters of the former French minister of economy and presidential candidate started a New York branch of his En Marche! movement.

/ March 17, 2017

In Turin, Italy, cosmopolitan fashion designer Walter Dang finds his niche

Trained by Pierre Cardin, Dang loves working in the northern Italian city—and the city loves him back.

/ January 30, 2017

Little Tbilisi: Discover Manhattan’s Georgian food renaissance

Do you know your khachapuri from your chakapuli?

/ December 13, 2016
Cathedral-Mosque of Cordoba

In Spain, an ownership dispute troubles famous religious sites

Some Jewish and Muslim monuments still belong to the Spanish Catholic Church, which probably won't give them back.

/ November 14, 2016

Trump is not America’s Berlusconi. He’s much worse, say New York’s Italians

Not all bigmouthed, misogynistic politicians are created equal.

/ November 7, 2016
Jawed Ahmadi and Zaki Mohammadi

Afghans in Austria fear deportation after EU makes deal with Afghanistan

Afghans found temporary homes from Vienna to Salzburg—homes they may soon lose.

/ October 31, 2016

New York Italians divided on Renzi’s referendum

Far away from home, Italians in New York are deciding how to vote in an upcoming referendum on constitutional reform.

/ October 13, 2016
Margot Wallström addresses the UN

Sweden’s term on the Security Council begins with scandal at home

Parliamentarians and newspapers accuse Foreign Minister Margot Wallström of back-room dealing and creative accounting.

/ October 4, 2016

Painting the town red, one post at a time: Macedonia’s Colorful Revolution

Skopje's pro-democracy protesters found each other on Facebook, turning social media into a communications platform for demonstrators.

/ September 29, 2016