After the UK prime minister said 15,000 UK students who boycotted school to demonstrate “wastes lesson time,” the 16-year-old girl who inspired the protest movement replied, “political leaders have wasted 30 [years] of inaction.”

J. Lester Feder • 2 hours ago

Students are going on strike around the world to demand action on climate change, in a movement led almost entirely by teenage girls.

J. Lester Feder • 8 days ago

An argument over whether Yellow Vests should stand for election threatens to tear the protest movement apart.

J. Lester Feder • 22 days ago

“When you lift the curtain, what happens in France is exactly what you see in America…It’s the same violence. We’re also dying.”

J. Lester Feder • 29 days ago

More than 100 weapons were confiscated during the nationwide raids, and 40 people are now under investigation.

J. Lester Feder • 29 days ago

The domestic intelligence agency's probe will examine the Alternative for Germany party and two affiliated organizations.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

“Every day. Complaints filed. Again,” wrote French Equalities Minister Marlène Schiappa.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

The law strips legal immigration status from tens of thousands of people already in the country.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

German prosecutors told BuzzFeed News CCTV footage showed no weapon was involved in the assault on Frank Magnitz, contrary to what the far-right Alternative for Germany party had claimed.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

The fatal stabbing in Chemnitz last August led to massive protests in the eastern German city.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

Jim Yong Kim, named head of the World Bank Group in 2012, still had three years left in his second term when he stepped down.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

Mayors of several large Italian cities are vowing to defy a new “security decree” with measures targeting migrants in the country.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

Petr Bystron, a German lawmaker, was on an official trip to South Africa when he met with the Suidlanders, a white nationalist group with a leader who marched in the Charlottesville Unite the Right rally.

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

As Europe’s right wing bands together, the left is splintering. Yanis Varoufakis wants to be the one to unite them — but can that be done?

J. Lester Feder • One month ago

A crumbling medieval village was rebuilt by a mayor who welcomed immigrants with open arms. That’s made him a target of Italy’s populist government, and a reluctant hero of the left.

J. Lester Feder • 3 months ago

Yanis Varoufakis, famous for his motorcycle-riding style and clashes with the EU while serving as Greece’s finance minister, is teaming up with the Vermont senator to reboot progressivism.

J. Lester Feder • 3 months ago

Bannon was photographed with Michael Brooks, a moderator of a far-right Facebook group who suggested using a swastika in the group's banner and posted about creating a white paramilitary force.

J. Lester Feder • 4 months ago

Investigators say the group was seeking automatic weapons to attack "foreigners and political opponents."

J. Lester Feder • 4 months ago

“People under 35 years old, the millennials, please understand one thing: You’re better fed, better educated, in better shape, you’re more culturally aware than 19th-century Russian serfs, but you are nothing but serfs.”

J. Lester Feder • 4 months ago

Alternative for Germany thinks it has a chance to win upcoming elections following an outpouring of anti-immigrant anger in the country’s east, and allegations of Nazi ties may only be working to its advantage.

J. Lester Feder • 5 months ago