Regions / Belgium
The scariest part of the Brussels attacks is something that hasn’t happened yet and hopefully never will: an act of nuclear terrorism.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.
Throughout Europe, extremist right-wing parties have been on the rise and radical ideas are gaining traction.
Borders in Europe may appear immutable, but of course they are not.
When the losing party in an election resorts to extra-legal measures, democracy is threatened and secession may follow.
Many Afghans are angry at Pakistan for aiding the Taliban.
Few Americans actually fear UFOs, but the U.S. government treats them like an existential threat.