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Nicolas Anelka

When Is It OK to Call Someone a Nazi?

Erik Bleich | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics
Erik Bleich

Heated debates have erupted in the U.S., Israel, France, and Britain over the past few weeks about when it is appropriate to use "Nazi" to describe someone you dislike. I propose a simple set of rules to guide our judgment, illustrated through four recent examples.

Anti-Semitism in France, the Responsibility to Protect, Timorous Europe, and Obama's New Isolationism

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 03.07.2014 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

A Europe ashamed and disgraced, a Europe discounted, a Europe in name but not in deed, a Europe afraid of its own shadow -- that's a sure path to decline for all of the nations that make it up. On this point, the outcome of the next elections will be critical.

French Soccer Star Celebrates Goal With 'Shocking, Disgusting' Gesture

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.30.2013 | Sports

Nicolas Anelka sparked outrage with a controversial goal celebration that has been described as a "shocking, disgusting provocation" by French Sports ...

Anelka Finds New Team

Posted 07.04.2013 | Sports

By Jay Jaffa, Goal.com West Brom has confirmed the signing of French striker Nicolas Anelka on a one-year deal with a further year's option. Ane...

Famous French Striker Scorns France's World Cup Federation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

France suffered through an utterly disastrous World Cup, and nobody was more central to the ongoing conflict than famous striker Nicolas Anelka. The 3...

World Cup Sponsorship Scandals Sure to Take Attorney's into Extra Time

Kristen Spanier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Kristen Spanier

Throughout this World Cup, stories of athletic prowess and come-back victories have been sharing the headlines with stories of the legal and business aspects of the event.