(Carmen Negrin, France, 01/27/15 4:10 am)
I have admit that I am quite surprised by the amount of criticism the new Greek Prime Minister has inspired, even though he doesn't yet have a constituted government.
Nobody questions the c
(Luciano Dondero, Italy, 01/27/15 3:25 am)
Today, January 27th, is "International Holocaust Remembrance Day," an international memorial day commemorating the victims of the Holocaust (or Shoah). It is a reminder to the world of
(Paul Levine, Denmark, 01/26/15 4:10 pm)
The initial WAIS reactions to the resounding victory of Syriza in the Greek elections have been less than enthusiastic. We will have to wait for a definitive evaluation from our colleague in Athens, H
(Vincent Littrell, USA, 01/26/15 2:05 pm)
I found Edward Jajko's post of 24 January to be outstanding, and I wish to extend to him my thanks for writing it.
I have long enjoyed Christian scholars of comparative religion who recogn
(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 01/26/15 12:45 pm)
I do not like it when a more or less communist-inspired party gets to power, but the triumph of Syriza in the Greek elections is only due to the incompetence and arrogance of the bureaucrats who
(Nigel Jones, UK, 01/26/15 11:55 am)
As widely predicted, Greece's Syriza party (the term translates as the "Party of the Radical Left," a ragbag amalgam of Euro-Communists, Trotskyists, Maoists and Greens), has handsomely
(John Heelan, UK, 01/26/15 11:24 am)
When commenting on my post of 25 January, JE wrote: "[The] 16th-century mestizo chronicler Inca Garcilaso de la Vega went to great lengths to reconcile Peru's pre-Christian beliefs with Catho
(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 01/26/15 5:52 am)
Yesterday Greece elected a new government. The leftist coalition Syriza and its leader Tsipras will present major challenges for the EU in the near future.
This political movement arose from th
(David A. Westbrook, USA, 01/26/15 2:22 am)
Massoud Malek (25 January) brought up the French celebrity philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy. Some years ago, The Atlantic commissioned BHL to wander around the US à la Tocquevill
(Robert Whealey, USA, 01/26/15 1:48 am)
When commenting Enrique Torner's post of 25 January, JE asked: "Can anyone put forward a word for John Calvin?" I am not an
absolute believing Calvinist, but as an American histori