Eleanor Stanford
Eleanor Stanford

British franco-fille based in New York City and still recovering from Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. Now freelancing with an obsession with global gender politics and a love of made up words.

July 29, 2014

Germany Has the Immigration Policy That America Can Only Dream Of

This is what happens when you don't treat immigrants like threats.

July 28, 2014

7 European Colleges as Good as the Ivy League — and Cheaper

This is one way to avoid crippling student debt.
July 25, 2014

This Was the Syrian Civil War's Bloodiest Week Yet — And You Probably Heard Nothing About It

How many Syrians have to die before we do something about it?
July 24, 2014

Sweden Gives New Dads Something That Americans Can Only Dream Of

Because gender equality often means having choice.
July 23, 2014

7 Vintage Images That Will Make You Wish You Lived in Mumbai in the 1960s

Back then, it was called Bombay — and it was beautiful.
July 18, 2014

There's a Japanese Tradition That Every American Office Needs to Implement Right Now

This could save your day.

July 17, 2014

If You Live in This Country, You'll Have Free WiFi Access Everywhere You Go

The U.S. needs to get this ASAP.
July 16, 2014

7 Stereotypes About French People, Debunked

Except for the one about baguettes. That one is totally true.
July 15, 2014

7 Futuristic Japanese Gadgets That America Needs to Adopt Immediately

The alarm clock pillow that vibrates when you want to wake up? Yes please.
July 11, 2014

You Should Take Your Next Vacation in This Bay Full of Swimming Pigs

Dolphins are so passé, dude.
July 8, 2014

France's Abortion Laws Will Make American Feminists Want to Move Immediately

France has healthier mothers and fewer unwanted pregnancies. Sign us all up.

June 20, 2014

A Small City in Belgium Is Helping the Mentally Ill in a Way the U.S. Needs to See

To tackle its mental health problems, the U.S. should think outside of the box.
Dec. 16, 2013

Why Criminalizing Johns Won't Be Good for Sex Workers

France's Minister for Women's Rights wants prostitution to "disappear." But will it work?