The lockdowns seem to have heightened the difference between rich and poor, both in Europe and the US, and could have dire political consequences in various major EU states.
Well, who would have thought? Whereas most European onlookers always assumed it would be the open-relationship-minded French who were eager … More
The protests against the Covid-19 lockdowns and subsequent economic suffering are growing on a daily basis now in Europe. Germany … More
The stress that the lockdowns are pouring on families being forced to live together 24 hours on end is not … More
Just as in the French capital Paris a few weeks ago, protests signs and graffiti are going up in Berlin, … More
Several leading US economists are now predicting a second ‘great depression’ and believe a so-called V-shaped recession is impossible. In … More
The anger and tension over the perceived length of the French lockdown is now spilling out in multiple cities across … More
French newscast RMC opened this morning reporting on the fourth night of rioting in Parisian suburbs which has by now … More
A real classroom. Filled with children and a teacher; it is a universally understood sign of normality. But at the … More
France remains under a strict lockdown until 11 May. But security services are aware that they are unsure what will … More
taking her clothes off, dancing on top of a police car and running away from the police who tried to take her in again.
I am an avid reader. Once a month, when my supply dwindles, I will check the New York Times’ bestseller … More