The end of World War I marked the beginning of a major transformation in Turkey and the Middle East. Signs of World War I are everywhere and nowhere in the Middle East. Overlain by subsequent conflicts
Culture & History On November 11, 1918, the First World War ended, unprecedented loss of human life. The words that memorialize the dead honor their sacrifices and reveal the horrors they endured. 12 Read
Please be advised that I am in possession of previously undiscovered secret documents that offer a new perspective on the life of Sigmund Freud. I enclose some samples for your perusal: Originally, Freud
AMSTERDAM — Astrid Holleeder is a household name here in the Netherlands. If you’ve never heard of her, that’s about to change. Ms. Holleeder’s memoir, “Judas: How a Sister’s Testimony Brought Down a Mastermind,”
Audiences around the world are re-reading George Orwell’s 1984, which is ‘a handbook for difficult times’, writes Jean Seaton. Reading 1984, George Orwell’s claustrophobic fable of totalitarianism, is
Peter Sloterdijk has spent decades railing against the pieties of liberal democracy. Now his ideas seem prophetic. Audio: Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for iPhone.
Could a hunting accident in Nottinghamshire have delayed - or even prevented - the killing fields of World War One? The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1914 started a chain of events leading
In an extract from his new book Enlightenment Now, the Harvard psychologist extols the relevance of 18th-century thinking What is enlightenment? In a 1784 essay with that question as its title, Immanuel