EU TOO BRUTAL?
Will the Migrant Issue Tear Europe Apart?
European leaders will meet on Thursday and Friday in Brussels to tackle an insoluble problem forced by Italy’s far-right leader. Is this the beginning of the end of Europe?
Nazi Sympathizers Pushing to Take Over Europe’s Spy Agencies
Far-right politicians have taken over the security apparatus in Austria and Italy. Next on their list: the intelligence agencies.
The Week in 7 Insane Photos: June 15, 2018
From a daredevil raccoon on the hunt for salvation to the North Korea summit. The Daily Beast brings you the most insane photos of the week.
U.S. Ambassador Ric Grenell Pushing Bannon Agenda in Germany
Grenell told Breitbart he wants to ‘empower’ right-wingers like the young Austrian chancellor he called a ‘rock star.’ And that’s just the beginning.
West’s Intelligence Services Fear Vienna’s in Putin’s Pocket
A pro-Russia party now runs the police, the diplomacy, and the army of Austria.
THE I.D. AND THE EGOS
Europe’s ‘Alt-Right’ Back From Dead With Fresh Young Face
Young faces with far-right, anti-immigrant ideas inspired voters in Austria, and may send shock waves through the rest of the continent.
JUMPING THE SHARK
In Austria, It’s the Burqa Ban vs. Halloween
As elections approach, with the right and far-right poised to take power, a ban on full-face veils that affects 150 women is being used as a rallying cry.