Europe

Germany

How the Far Right Is Weaponizing Nazi History in Germany

The AfD is pushing to downplay the crimes of the Nazi era, amid fears of a new wave of German nationalism.
Tim Hume
2.25.19
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
1.26.19
Abandoned

Here Are the Remnants of a 20th Century Human Zoo

Jardin d’Agronomie Tropicale stands as an eerie reminder of Europe's dark colonial past.
Laura Woods
12.27.18
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
migration

Migrant numbers are way down in the EU, but the far right doesn't want you to know that

The number of migrants entering Europe has dropped dramatically — but you wouldn’t know that from looking at the European Union’s summit agenda.
Tim Hume
6.28.18
Facebook

Facebook just took data protections away from 1.5 billion users

Facebook is moving profile data out of its Ireland facility and back to the U.S. to avoid Europe’s strict new privacy law
David Gilbert
4.19.18
Brexit

We Asked Young Brexiteers How They Reckon Brexit's Going

"We've made this course of action, and we just have to go with it."
Rob Nowill
3.25.18
housing

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

Hint: Not America.
Manisha Krishnan
1.11.18
Travel

I Traveled Across Europe and Didn’t Pay for Accommodations Once

House sitting is the best way to free up some adventure capital. Must love weird cats though.
Christine Estima
12.14.17
trauma

An Armed Robbery Ruined My European Vacation, Then My Life When I Got Home

Sometimes the psychological aftermath is more terrifying than being threatened with murder.
Nick Martinello
12.9.17
Travel

I Traveled Across Europe for a Month and Lived off of $25 a Day

Couch-surfing in small towns leads to some seriously weird adventures.
Christine Estima
10.24.17
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