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Must-Reads from Around the World

The CDC says the current strain of bird flu cannot cause a pandemic, why is Chinese art underrepresented around the world and Germany has experienced its biggest...

Can This Woman Fix Europe?

On a chilly night in March, in a concrete building on the grand Avenue d'I*na in Paris, a silver-haired woman sits at an empty conference table. Most of the...

Must-Reads from Around the World, April 19, 2012

Bridging the Gap – In his first interview with foreign media since winning the nomination of Hong Kong’s 1,200-member “election committee” in March, Chief...

The Endless Pathos and Hubris of L’Affaire DSK

When Dominique Strauss-Kahn awoke in a French detention cell Wednesday morning, he probably wasn’t experiencing the sort of déjà vu one might expect. Because in...

Where the 1% Lives

It used to be better to be down and out in Beverly Hills than elsewhere. Not so much anymore. In mid-December the U.S. government released data on income...