Europe

No fun allowed? The northbound Bakerloo line platform at Edgware Road
Politics & Society Dispatches
David StewartApril 20, 2017
The London police have issued a statement asking "D.J.s to refrain from using the Tube as a pop-up club.”
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, with lawmaker Angus Robertson an SNP member of the UK Parliament, speak to the media outside the Palace of Westminster in London, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday called for a snap June 8 general election, seeking to strengthen her hand in European Union exit talks and tighten her grip on a fractious Conservative Party. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Politics & Society News
British voters will be heading to polling stations for the third time since 2015, after lawmakers overwhelmingly backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election on June 8.
A man reads a newspaper with images of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and a map showing the results of Sunday referendum, in Diyarbakir, Turkey, on Monday, April 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Emre Tazegul)
Politics & Society News
International observers who monitored the voting found irregularities, saying the conduct of Sunday's referendum "fell short" of international standards.
Arts & Culture Books
Robert E. Hosmer, Jr.April 17, 2017
Robert Hosmer reviews "Kenneth Clark: Life, Art and Civilization" by James Stourton.
Politics & Society Podcasts
The EditorsApril 12, 2017

On this episode of “America This Week,” hosts Kerry Weber and Matt Malone, S.J., are joined by associate editor Robert David Sullivan.

Master of the Bigallo Crucifix. Crucifix, 1230/1240. The Art Institute of Chicago, A. A. Munger Collection.
Arts & Culture Art
Michael O'LoughlinApril 12, 2017
War and religion are the subjects of a new permanent exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago.