The Future of France’s Jewish Community

After the deadly attacks on the Charlie Hebdo magazine and the Hyper Cacher kosher supermarket, French Jews are conflicted whether to risk life in France or move to Israel.

— January 20, 2015

The Hustle Napoletano: Chasing the Shadow Economy in Naples

Welcome to Napoli, home of pizza, Camorra and Pompeii (almost). Clichés aside, Naples possesses one of the most bad ass reputations in Europe.

— December 06, 2014

Europe at the Auction Block: Behind the TTIP

As all eyes remain fixed on the crisis in Ukraine, the European Union and the United States are in the process of negotiating the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), an agreement that could radically alter trade relationship between the two blocs.

— October 15, 2014

Russian Roulette of the EU Asylum System

The likelihood of receiving asylum in the EU is a game of risk that migrants have to play.

— September 05, 2014

A Miracle Nation: The Secret Behind The German Wirtschaftswunder

Let’s have a closer look to find the philosopher’s stone of the German economic success story.

— August 08, 2014

European Charm: Wooing Georgia and Moldova

Wedged be­tween Putin’s im­pe­r­ial dreams of grandeur and the mod­ern European cheva­lier of human rights, Geor­gia and Moldova find them­selves in a rather pre­car­i­ous sit­u­a­tion of choos­ing be­tween two would-be prince charm­ings.

— July 22, 2014

Canada’s Democratic Deficit

Was the approval of Northern Gateway pipeline an authoritarian move by the Harper government?

— June 26, 2014

Coronation of the Far-right in Europe

The triumph of far-right political parties has serious implications for migrants in Europe.

— May 27, 2014

Canada’s Broken Relationship with its Aboriginal Peoples

UN releases damning report about the dire situation of human rights injustices Aboriginal communities face.

— May 23, 2014

Chronic Violence Against European Women

Although women enjoy unprecedented rights, a new report reveals a massive human rights crisis in the European Union.

— March 15, 2014