This year, politics was everything
Fifty works in the collection of a former German arms dealer—including a renowned portrait of a Sephardic aristocrat—show how France fails to fully grapple with its collaboration in the Nazi art market for plundered works
When Farrakhan and his supporters are out on social media racking up shares, retweets, and views, it makes it much harder to dismiss them as insignificant, despite the best efforts of many apologists.
Godard gets stiffed. Ukrainian gets punched. Spike Lee’s KKK Disneyland. And more from the Croisette.
A court decision in France finally ends one of the most dispiriting controversies in modern intellectual history. Or does it?
Jew-hatred is a form of derangement that, if unchecked, will destroy the societies that practice it
Bookworm: A new first translation of the French writer’s wartime epic
Forced to leave a popular singing contest after her controversial tweets resurfaced, Mennel Ibstissem is dividing a nation still grappling with questions of terrorism, immigration, and identity
The French poet saw the coming collapse of civilization. A hundred years later, his ‘The Young Fate’ rings true anew.
From the Interior Ministry to the anti-terror police to social services and the state’s inability to connect anti-Semitism to violent Islamism, a textbook case of everything that has gone wrong in France over the past decade