Why are countries cutting quarantine as Omicron cases explode?

Why are countries cutting quarantine as Omicron cases explode?

Europe risks a critical labor shortage as the Omicron coronavirus variant spikes across the block and infected and persecuted people cower in isolation. As countries … Read more

European Union seeks new powers to fight misogyny and hate

European Union seeks new powers to fight misogyny and hate

Press Play to listen to this article The European Commission wants to change one of the founding texts of the EU in order to combat … Read more

Pope Francis denounces Europe’s migrant crisis as ‘shipwreck of civilization’

Pope Francis denounces Europe’s migrant crisis as ‘shipwreck of civilization’

LESBOS, Greece – Pope Francis returned to Lesbos, the Greek island that has become the symbol of the continent’s migration crisis, on Sunday. “We are … Read more

Busting the Merkel Myth

Busting the Merkel Myth

Press play to listen to this article BERLIN — In an age of us-versus-them politics, soon-to-be ex-German Chancellor Angela Merkel might be the only prominent … Read more

Survey: U.S. health care system and state of democracy perceived negatively abroad

Survey: U.S. health care system and state of democracy perceived negatively abroad

American health systems, including how they deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, and the state of democracy in the country are viewed negatively abroad, according to … Read more