“My role is not to make people happy. It is to tell the truth as strongly as possible — bluntly, even savagely, if necessary.”
Like the thermal waters of the town, Vichy’s history continues to bubble and belch, at times with enough force to upend French politics and culture.
“Bad faith blinds us to the brute fact of our radical freedom.”
“Deep down, we still cling to the notion that what an artist makes with her hands reflects what transpires in her soul.”
Will Russia’s meddling in the American elections lead to revoking Putin’s medal?
Despite the coterie of Jews surrounding Trump, there is no one with enough integrity or honor to stand up and do the right thing.
Called upon to think and exercise their moral imagination, most simply failed to do so.
“The Man Without Qualities” is a modernist classic. But recent events in the United States have made this timeless classic once again timely.
Hurricane Harvey is a storm of biblical proportions — not just physically but morally
In France, prominent Muslims spoke out against recent attacks – without mentioning the attacks on Jews, like the one at Hyper Cacher.