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Nika Knight, staff writer
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The world reacted with dismay and anger as President Donald Trump issued an executive order Tuesday that dismantled critical U.S. climate policies, betraying the country's international climate commitments. While world leaders, scientists, and policy makers expressed outrage and skepticism about the president's move, they also vowed to step up and...
Nika Knight, staff writer
United States citizens traveling to Europe will soon have to pay for a visa to...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"Other countries have shown us the way," Marine Le Pen, the head of France's Front National (NF) party declared in Lyon, pointing to the surprise Brexit vote and Donald Trump's presidential victory. "The awakening of those nations is historic and marks the end of an era. The winds of history have changed." (Photo: Arnold Jerocki/European Pressphoto Agency)
Riding on the coattails of far-right victories in the U.S. and U.K., France's...

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With upcoming elections in a Europe beset by rising neo-Nazism, a new campaign by Swedish Social Democrats against the resurgence has a high-profile leader: Rainer Hoess, 48, the grandson of infamous Auschwitz commandant Rudolf Hoess, who presided over the murder of a million Jews and thousands of others. Hoess has spent years speaking to German schoolchildren about a Nazi influence growing now, as then, because "the social safety nets have been torn, and people are left behind...Hopelessness...