Macron’s Proposal to Mollify Yellow Vest Protesters Fails to Impress

The economic problems of the working poor and middle classes will be largely unaffected by the plan of President Emmanuel Macron to raise the minimum wage and exempt some income from taxes.

Macron’s Proposal to Mollify Yellow Vest Protesters Fails to Impress 2018/12/12 03:07

News Analysis: E.U. Hoped to Put Its House in Order This Year. Not Even Close.

Britain, France and Germany are all facing political change or upheaval. For the European Union, the question is who will guide the bloc into an uncertain future.

News Analysis: E.U. Hoped to Put Its House in Order This Year. Not Even Close. 2018/12/12 02:15

Vows: Arts Meets Science and Chemistry Wins the Day

Paul Romer had a doubly big day: he was married to Caroline Weber in the morning and then accepted a Nobel Prize in the evening.

Vows: Arts Meets Science and Chemistry Wins the Day 2018/12/11 21:59

German Activists Use Coca-Cola, and Santa Claus, to Denounce the Far Right

A sign showing Coca-Cola’s jolly Santa Claus with a bottle of Coke in each hand wasn’t what it appeared to be. It drew a boycott online, and soda brands into politics.

German Activists Use Coca-Cola, and Santa Claus, to Denounce the Far Right 2018/12/11 20:37

Theresa May Got Stuck in Her Car. Some Saw a Perfect Brexit Metaphor.

Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain got stuck in the back seat of a car during a visit to Berlin. On social media, her struggle to exit the vehicle was dubbed "Brexit personified."

Theresa May Got Stuck in Her Car. Some Saw a Perfect Brexit Metaphor. 2018/12/11 20:31

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