September 2, 2014 /
The notoriously private Roma community is often misunderstood and discriminated against by the French.
August 25, 2014 /
Many young Roma who live in Paris do not enroll in school but instead help their parents live off the kindness of strangers.
August 25, 2014
To escape poverty and social exclusion in their countries of origin, many Roma seek refuge in France. Often they face the same discrimination in their new home.
May 27, 2013 /
A month of milestones, victories, and violence in the global struggle for gay rights.
March 9, 2012
Pulitzer Center grantees Karl E. Meyer and Shareen Blair Brysac uncover stories of peace among people of diverse ethnicities in their third book together, “Pax Ethnica: Where and How Diversity...
August 18, 2010 /
More than 1000 people died in the Paris Heat Wave of 2003. Now other parts of the world, including the U.S., could soon face significantly increased climate extremes.
October 13, 2009 /
On August 5th, 2003, Los Angeles trial lawyer Alvin Michaelson and his wife arrived in Paris for vacation. Before long they were having dinner at a swanky bistro.
September 15, 2009
Planet Earth's average temperature has risen about one degree Fahrenheit in the last fifty years. By the end of this century it will be several degrees higher, according to the latest climate...