Europe

Drugs

The Inside Story of Europe's First Narco-State

A young generation of Albanians are caught between organized crime's politics, rampant unemployment, and the fast cash of Class A drugs.
Monty Reed
6.6.19
environment

European Billboards Call Out Canada’s Environmental Record

The satirical ads say "sorry" for Canada’s failure to adequately protect wildlife.
Patrick Maynard
6.3.19
politics

I Asked Europeans What They Thought of Justin Trudeau’s SNC-Lavalin Scandal

On a recent Eurotrip, I chatted with locals across France, Italy, and Spain about our ghastly scandal and the damage it’s done to Canada’s reputation.
Ted Fraser
4.11.19
Drugs

Why Europe Has Dodged America's Fentanyl Crisis

Europe's most lucrative heroin markets seem ripe for a fentanyl takeover. But why the no-show?
Max Daly
2.7.19
Culture

The Fight to Repatriate African Skulls in European Museum Collections

Africans have been calling for the return of ancestors’ remains for decades, and at least one Western leader is now listening.
Tari Ngangura
1.25.19
russia

The Huge Panic About the Trump-Putin Summit Is Great for Russia

Of course, just meeting with Trump (again) is a win for his favorite strongman.
Mark Galeotti
7.5.18
The Nice Guide to Right Now

Watch This Very Good Boy Give His Human Friend CPR

Dogs may be the only pure things left in this world.
River Donaghey
6.26.18
Unnecessarily Exhaustive Guides

We Reviewed All 43 Eurovision Songs

From Dutch outlaw country to Albanian hard rock to whatever Moldova are doing, here's an exhaustive guide to everything you'll hear from Lisbon this week.
Alex Robert Ross
5.9.18
Photography

This Photographer Spent Nearly Ten Years with Europe’s Graffiti Youth

Marco Mendia shares his grainy snapshots of rebellious graffiti youth in metro tunnels and abandoned warehouses.
Beckett Mufson
4.12.18
Some Thoughts

The Buzz for Arctic Monkeys' Live Comeback Reminds Us That They're Timeless

Whatever you say about them, the band's slew of festival dates is a reason to get nostalgic for the past and excited for right now.
Lauren O'Neill
1.30.18
housing

Here’s Where You Should Live If You’re Young and Broke

Hint: Not America.
Manisha Krishnan
1.11.18
Culture

On Being Black in Europe and Confronting Zwarte Piet

Seeing blackface in photos from my childhood helped me make sense of the anti-black racism I grew up with.
Marny Garcia
12.22.17
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