The former Colombian hostage visited eight nations this past week pushing for leaders to support efforts to free hostages still held by leftist rebels.
The 'Obama effect' should now be harnessed to call for equal opportunity for French minorities.
US exceptionalism had largely been seen here as a messianic rationale for use of power by a nation assuming special prerogatives.
Exhibition of 19th-century visions of the 'exotic' Orient recalls the heavy history of colonialism.
A newly published diary reveals a French counterpart to Amsterdam’s Anne Frank.
The Bloomberg administration sets up oases of plants and blooms of umbrellas along Broadway in a quest to devise a new urban aesthetic. Is it the Left Bank of Paris or just a bank of shrubs?
A new discourse is emerging in France and Europe that urges a focus on ability – rather than on race or skin.
Barack Obama’s victory was met with euphoria in many nations by those who see him as restoring their faith in American ideals.