Month: June 2022

<div>In France, Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s Left-Wing Coalition Has the Neoliberals Terrified</div>

In France, Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s Left-Wing Coalition Has the Neoliberals Terrified

The first round of France’s parliamentary elections saw left-wing coalition NUPES come first nationally. President Emmanuel Macron’s allies reacted by…

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Next stop on Trump’s primary warpath: Michigan

Next stop on Trump’s primary warpath: Michigan

The next battle along former President Donald Trump’s impeachment revenge warpath is a GOP primary contest in western Michigan featuring…

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<div>Trump bet on 13 candidates in Tuesday's primaries. Here's who won.</div>

Trump bet on 13 candidates in Tuesday’s primaries. Here’s who won.

Former President Donald Trump’s focus on two congressional races in South Carolina shows just how far he’ll go to get…

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Trump reshapes GOP primaries as party notches big win in House special

Trump reshapes GOP primaries as party notches big win in House special

Former President Donald Trump continued his drive to punish even partial opposition inside the GOP in Tuesday’s primaries, while the…

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Alexei Navalny moved to infamous maximum security prison, says aide

Alexei Navalny has been transferred to a high-security prison, his spokesperson Kira Yarmysh announced in a tweet Wednesday. “His lawyer…

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The federal government started New Mexico’s largest wildfire. It had good intentions.

The federal government started New Mexico’s largest wildfire. It had good intentions.

A firefighter in Mora, New Mexico, working to put out a wildfire hot spot in May. The Calfs Canyon and…

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Vox and Capital B announce partnership for a new editorial initiative examining Juneteenth 

Vox and Capital B announce partnership for a new editorial initiative examining Juneteenth 

 A collaboration centering Black voices and exploring the importance and impact of Juneteenth Today, Vox and Capital B, a local-national…

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NATO readies fresh eastern flank defenses

NATO is preparing to place more weapons and troops along its eastern border as Russia’s war inflames nearby Ukraine, the…

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China’s Xi gives most direct backing to Putin since invasion

China’s Xi gives most direct backing to Putin since invasion

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday offered the most unambiguous declaration of support to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin since…

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ECB announces crisis tool to cool market fears after Italy bond rout

The European Central Bank took steps on Wednesday to address surging borrowing costs in the weaker eurozone economies, most significantly…

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How Catholicism became a meme

How Catholicism became a meme

Do you, though? | @ineedgodineverymomentofmylife/Instagram One of the world’s most powerful religions is now an alt status symbol When was…

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<div>Forty Years Ago, a Million People Descended on New York’s Central Park to Demand Peace</div>

Forty Years Ago, a Million People Descended on New York’s Central Park to Demand Peace

Forty years ago this week, Michael Myerson was one of the organizers for the largest rally in American history against…

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<div>Emmanuel Macron’s Presidency Has Nurtured Racism and the Far Right</div>

Emmanuel Macron’s Presidency Has Nurtured Racism and the Far Right

France’s mainstream conservative party is in meltdown, while the far right is stronger than ever. Only a united and resurgent…

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Why we need rituals, not routines

Why we need rituals, not routines

Shanée Benjamin for Vox How rituals can help you approach basic tasks more mindfully. Mason Currey’s interest in rituals grew…

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EU primed for minimum tax rate deal on Friday

Poland is set to lift its veto on the EU’s plans to implement a global corporate tax rate of 15…

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Why investors suddenly care about saving the environment

Why investors suddenly care about saving the environment

Amanda Northrop/Vox Biodiversity loss could flatten corporate profits. Investors are scrambling to figure out which firms hold the most risk….

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