Christopher Caldwell

We’re Good Europeans Yet They All Hate Us

In 1953 Thomas Mann called “not for a German Europe, but a European Germany”. Now we have both—and neither is happy

An Old Hatred Returns By Europe’s Back Door

In the first of an occasional series, we examine how and why hostility to Jews has re-emerged in France. The research for this article has been generously supported by the Hertog/Simon Fund for Policy Analysis

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"