‘A great independent and irreverent spirit and a moralizing political dissident in the great Russian tradition’
Dizyngoff, a restaurant run by twentysomethings, is a sign that Odessa’s hedonistic, cross-cultural nightlife is alive and well
Dispatch from La Croisette: Woody Allen’s critics hogged the spotlight until Bernard-Henri Lévy waltzed in with the Kurdish high command
Detainment widely viewed as a proxy conflict between Ukrainian oligarchs Ihor Kolomoisky and President Poroshenko
The Ukrainian monument overlooks the ravine where nearly 34,000 Jews were killed in 1941
Pope Francis endorsed a decree that deems the Ukrainian Archbishop—who sheltered more than one hundred Jews during World War II—as ‘Venerable’
Adolf Shayevich speaks his mind in recent interview in Snob magazine
Why the political and cultural battles being fought here have nothing to do with what happened over there
Russian liberals see the late opposition leader as a martyr, but he was also a player in the post-Soviet power grab that is still unfolding
As the Russian leader tightens his grip on the region, who will be the last to flee the fighting?
Hollande: ‘France is your country. Your place is here. This is your home.’
Victor Pinchuk was awarded the Sheptytsky Medal at the Kiev Hilton, uniting Bernard-Henri Lévy, rabbis, presidents, glitterati
A Q&A with the Right Sector Parliamentarian Borislav Bereza
She was an enforcer of liberal morality in the face of cultish leader worship in the former Soviet Union. Who can take up her mantle?
From Paris to Benghazi to Dhaka to Kiev, France’s most prominent, and tireless, public philosopher is also its de facto statesman
The French film festival goes raw on depictions of incest, murder, DSK, Ukraine, Timbuktu, and stardom