The continent explored, from cobblestones to financial crises.

Butterfly Effect: Why Europe Is Snubbing Biden

It was supposed to a reunion of best friends after a four-year separation.

Your Guide for When Travel Returns

Today’s Sunday Magazine is a deep dive into what’s next for the world of travel in the year ahead.

How Ancient Athens Convinced Its Wealthiest to Love Paying Taxes

The 1 percent of ancient Athens paid nearly all the city's taxes — and often bragged about it.

Butterfly Effect: Message Behind Biden’s Picks — From Trump to Trust

Biden's choices suggest a pivot to Africa, a return to traditional friendships and a turn to steady diplomacy.


Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

Meet the Renaissance Master of Instagram

Italian sculptor Jago brings the style of the Renaissance masters to the town square .

Is This the World Leader Most Eager for a President Biden?

Armenian President Armen Sarkissian is hoping for a new look from a new White House, as his country is in crisis.

The Firebrand Behind a Parisian Feminist Movement

Marguerite Stern’s public art project has reinvigorated French feminism — and splintered it.

Butterfly Effect: What America's Friends Love About Trump

America's major allies and partners want the next president — whoever it is — to continue with Trump's tough approach with China.

Meet the 'Charm Cannon' for Hungary's Regime

Judit Varga, Hungary's justice minister, is the telegenic face of Viktor Orbán's government as it clashes with Europe.

Butterfly Effect: Is Putin Giving Up on Trump?

Russia's president now sees "ideological" affinity with democrats, as Trump's friends in India and the U.


When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

Is the Slide of European Populism Permanent?

Across western Europe, far-right parties are losing popularity to their centrist peers.

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