July 21, 2017

German president signs legislation legalizing same-sex marriage

According to the German president's office, the bill will come into effect on Oct. 1 at the earliest.

July 10, 2017

Dozens of imams are marching against terrorism in Europe, but of course you didn’t hear about it

Muslims condemn terrorism all the time. It's just that their voices aren't amplified enough.
July 10, 2017

Trump tried to drag Chelsea Clinton into the Ivanka G20 drama. Chelsea wasn’t having it.

Chelsea Clinton said her parents would never have her sit in for them at a G20 Summit meeting.
July 5, 2017

They absolutely love Donald Trump in Poland. Here’s why.

Why Poland is rolling out the red carpet for Trump.
July 5, 2017

Here’s a history of Donald Trump’s brief, but tumultuous, relationship with Angela Merkel

The two leaders' upcoming G20 summit meeting will likely continue their tense relationship.
June 30, 2017

See how Germany's LGBTQ community is celebrating a long-awaited same-sex marriage victory

Germans celebrated after the German Parliament's historic vote to legalize same-sex marriage.

June 29, 2017

Donald Trump says journalists are "fake." But the president has told untruths nearly every day.

His false, uncorrected statements number in the dozens since taking office.
June 29, 2017

Angela Merkel sharply criticizes Donald Trump on climate change without ever mentioning his name

"Whoever thinks that the problems of this world can be solved by protectionism and isolation lives under a huge misconception," Merkel said.
June 27, 2017

France convenes youngest, most diverse Parliament in its history. Is this the future of Europe?

Thanks to Emmanuel Macron's newly formed party, the French government is more diverse than ever before.
June 27, 2017

One of Trump's warmest meetings with a world leader yet was Narendra Modi, an accused fascist

Modi hugged Trump during a White House visit on Monday — a far cry from 2002, when he was accused of massacring Muslims in Gujarat.
June 27, 2017

Donald Trump is hurting America's image around the world, new Pew Research Center study finds

The leader of the free world apparently has image problems at home AND abroad.

June 9, 2017

Comey wasn't being victim-blamed, but there's a reason so many people thought he was

A feminist rhetoric scholar said sexualized language is baked into American politics.
June 4, 2017

How world leaders are responding to the London Bridge terror attacks

The world is standing in solidarity with London.
May 31, 2017

Kabul Bombing Update: Latest death toll and reactions from around the world

At least 90 people have been confirmed dead in the large-scale attack.
May 31, 2017

5 Donald Trump tweets that are causing the president problems

It makes for contradictions.
May 30, 2017

Macron confronts Putin on alleged Chechnya human rights abuses, Trump still silent

Macron follows German Chancellor Angela Merkel in confronting Putin about Chechnya.

May 30, 2017

Trump says Germany is "very bad for US," days after German chancellor laced into Trump

Trump's public attack on Germany directly contradicts White House claim.
May 28, 2017

After Trump visit, Germany's Angela Merkel says Europe can no longer depend on US

"The times in which we could completely depend on others are on the way out," Merkel told Germans.
May 25, 2017

Body language experts can't agree on Trump's latest awkward handshake with a world leader

One expert says Trump's aggressive handshakes aren't good for diplomacy; another says they're no big deal. See for yourself.
May 25, 2017

Melania and Ivanka Trump's Vatican trip unveils Europe's biases against Muslim women

The EU allows employers to discriminate against veiled Muslim women. Who will speak for the oppressed women at the Vatican?
May 20, 2017

New York's Russian LGBTQ community holds first-of-its-kind pride march in Brooklyn

Chechnya weighed heavy on the minds of several attendees.

May 17, 2017

Donald Trump is already jeopardizing intelligence cooperation with America's closest allies

A former German defense minister tells 'Mic' how Donald Trump's intelligence leak is damaging U.S. relationships.
May 6, 2017

People are praising Angela Merkel for doing what Saudi women go to jail for all the time

What Saudi women need is visibility, and for their voices to be amplified and heard.
May 2, 2017

Merkel pushes Putin to stop LGBTQ killings in Chechnya

Angela Merkel asked Vladimir Putin "to use his influence to ease the way that homosexuals ... are dealt with in the country."
April 28, 2017

Germany approves a partial burqa ban, citing security risks

Chancellor Angela Merkel has said, "the full veil is not appropriate here."
April 27, 2017

Ivanka Trump says admitting Syrian refugees "has to be part of the discussion"

...and is now being hissed by her father's supporters, as well as his opponents.

April 23, 2017

French Election Results 2017: Macron and Le Pen advance to runoff election

The results of France's presidential election are in.
April 12, 2017

Donald Trump now says NATO "is no longer obsolete" — perhaps thanks to his complaints

Trump said NATO started doing more to fight terror after he griped.
April 7, 2017

Syria missile attack: These are the reactions from foreign press

This is how the world is reacting to Donald Trump's attack on Syria.
March 27, 2017

Ivanka Trump is headed to Berlin for a women's empowerment summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has invited the eldest Trump daughter to a summit to promote opportunities for working women.