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15 Things NOT To Do In Paris

Fodor's | Posted 03.25.2015 | Travel
Fodor's

It's impossible to see and do everything when visiting Paris, so why waste time doing anything that isn't worthy of your hard-earned vacation hours? T...

What the Islamic State Is Teaching the West About Social Media

Daniel Wagner | Posted 03.23.2015 | World
Daniel Wagner

Daesh used brutality and fear as a form of seduction, appealing to a sense of individualism while glamorizing death and martyrdom.

Midcentury in Paris: A Visual Map of Modern Artists

Hannah McWilliams | Posted 03.23.2015 | Arts
Hannah McWilliams

Much like the 1970s punk rock scene belonged to New York and Los Angeles was the birthplace of 1950s film noir, no locale is more synonymous with Modernism than Paris. Aspiring and established artists alike flocked from around the world to access the creative energy.

10 Lies Everyone Tells You About Paris

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.23.2015 | Travel

We adore Paris, we really do. It's mesmerizingly beautiful, full of secret gardens and delicious treats that look so utterly chic at first glance. ...

Living While Jewish: Fighting Anti-Semitism And Hate In The 21st Century

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 03.20.2015 | Religion

Welcome to the latest ALL TOGETHER -- the podcast dedicated to exploring how ethics, religion and spiritual practice inform our personal lives, ou...

Jews Always Have a Bag Packed: Coping with the Perpetual Nearness of Destruction

Andrew Tarsy | Posted 03.19.2015 | Politics
Andrew Tarsy

Regardless of which faction's doomsday scenario or blueprint for safety predominates at any given time, the diverse constituencies who feel a sense of urgency about Israel's existence as a Jewish homeland ask not "do you have a bag packed?" but "where else would you go?"

The Sexiest Hotel in Paris (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.19.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

A spate of new cocktail bars and fashion boutiques has revived Paris's SoPi (South of Pigalle) neighborhood in recent years, helping to shed the area of its seedy reputation as a red-light bazaar for sex shops, bordellos, and cabarets like the Moulin Rouge.

Kanye Boogies Down In These Hilarious Dancing Memes

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 03.11.2015 | Black Voices

Move over, Kim Kardashian. There's a new Kanye West meme circulating the Web and it's well on its way to breaking the Internet. Only this time, it...

The Hautest Place In Paris Is... A Hostel?!

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.11.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

It's perfect for solo travelers who want to mix and mingle but also value their privacy, and at 45 euros per person for a single room it's a welcome addition to the budget space in the pricey French capital.

Hybrid War: Old Wine in a New Bottle?

Dr. Harlan K. Ullman | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics
Dr. Harlan K. Ullman

A real revolution in military affairs for the United States is urgently needed. And that revolution must start with the civilian side of the government, not the Pentagon.

Paris Offshoot Racines Takes Delectable Root In New York

John Mariani | Posted 03.10.2015 | Taste
John Mariani

Mr. Duca is not trying to dazzle his guests, and that is his most admirable virtue.

Paris's Fashion Foodie: Jonathan Liang (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 03.09.2015 | Arts
Crane.tv

Paris-based Jonathan Liang is the creative director of both his namesake label and as of last year, also of Malaysian brand Dude and the Duchess. Calling the Malaysia-born a workaholic would certainly be an understatement.

Bather's Delights

Frank Browning | Posted 03.03.2015 | Arts
Frank Browning

February has gone away. The Seine is turning blue again. And despite the looming Ides of March, the love of beautiful bodies is returning to Paris--at least in this city's more interesting galleries.

Mass Grave Found Under Parisian Supermarket

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.03.2015 | Science

Archaeologists have made a strange and rather gruesome discovery under a supermarket in central Paris: an ancient mass grave containing the skeletal r...

Finding Her Own Way in Paris: Meet Author/Publisher Adria J. Cimino

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 03.02.2015 | Books
Brandi Megan Granett

Meet Adria J. Cimino, author of Close to Destiny, and one of the publishers behind Velvet Morning Press. Cimino stepped away from both traditional publishing and the United States. After her move to Paris, she teamed up with author Vicki Lesage to form Velvet Morning Press.

The GOP's Big Chance to Prove Itself

William S. Becker | Posted 02.27.2015 | Green
William S. Becker

It would be shocking in a good way if Republicans took meaningful action in the next 10 months to reign in the nation's carbon emissions. And they could do the turnaround without compromising their core values. Quite the opposite: Global warming offers conservatives an opportunity to show that they remain true to their values even on the most difficult issues.

Officials Say Stolen Picasso Painting Worth Millions Was Smuggled Into U.S. Under False 'Art Craft' Label

AP | Posted 02.26.2015 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a Pablo Picasso painting worth millions of dollars was stolen in France and smuggled into the U.S. by someone who fa...

The 20 Best Free Things To Do In Paris

Fodor's | Posted 03.04.2015 | Travel
Fodor's

With travel prices escalating regularly, it's good to know that some of the best things in Paris actually are free. Inquisitive visitors willing to st...

More Mysterious Drone Sightings Over Paris, As Police Vow To Investigate

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2015 | World

PARIS, Feb 25 (Reuters) - French authorities have launched investigations into sightings of drones this week close to sensitive sites in Paris such ...

In the Crosshairs of Terrorism: Will France's Jews Stay or Leave?

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 02.24.2015 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

Hate is learned and ISIS is but one of its only teachers. That woman's anti-Semitism will not be erased by government decrees. Such hatred can only be deconstructed by Muslims themselves. It is hard to blame any European Jew for not waiting around to find out how this all plays out.

Princes & Crows Wallpaper, Murals and Decor by Alix Soubiran

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.24.2015 | Arts
Morena Duwe

Even since the days of early human existence, mankind has shared an inexplicable need to decorate their humble abodes. From archaic cave drawings to complex hieroglyphs, beautifying the walls which surround us has become a part of human nature.

You Won't Believe These 17 Photos Are Real (But They Are)

Oyster | Posted 02.26.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Looking for a cliffside massage with a dramatic view? It's going to be tough to top this spa palapa at the Rockhouse Hotel in Jamaica. The lush, laid-back Rockhouse is a holistic haven, with gourmet dining, morning yoga, cliffside loungers, a premium spa and no kids under 12

How to Spend 24 Hours in Paris Like a Local

Lisa Siva | Posted 02.24.2015 | Travel
Lisa Siva

The way she tells it, Anne-Charlotte Moulard grew up in a fairytale. "I was born in northern France, close to the sea," she says. "We could see the coast of England when the sun shone and the sea was calm."

5 Things to Do Outside Paris With Kids

MiniTime | Posted 02.23.2015 | Travel
MiniTime

There's plenty to do in Paris, but sometimes it's nice to get out of the city and explore a little further afield. We've picked five day trips the kids will love, from a fabulous zoo and a unique aerospace museum to the must-visit Disneyland and Asterix theme parks, and even the most charming of châteaux!

Pamella Roland Brings the Glamour of Paris to NYFW and Hopes for More of the Mayor's Participation

Joan Erakit | Posted 02.23.2015 | Style
Joan Erakit

Usually when one attends a runway show, there is hope to be wowed throughout the entirety of the presentation.