Wednesday, November 06, 2013

The Man Who Hoarded Art for the Nazis; Pedophiles Caught in the "Sweetie" Sting; The Paris of Your Dreams; and more

The Man Who Hoarded Art for the Nazis
by Christopher Dickey and Nadette De Visser Nov 5, 2013 8:50 AM EST
The dealer who sold off modern art that Adolf Hitler considered garbage saved masterpieces from destruction – and for himself. His billion-dollar stash has now been uncovered.

Dutch NGO Stages Sting Of Pedophiles With Virtual Girl
by Christopher Dickey Nov 5, 2013 11:48 AM EST
A "virtual" 10-year-old girl from the Philippines snares 1,000 alleged pedophiles around the world—but Interpol is not pleased.

The Paris of Your Dreams, 3 November 2013
A brief review of Peter Turnley's new collection of photographs, and a selection of 20 unforgettable images.

France24 Video: The World This Week - October 25th, 2013
National dialogue finally gets under way in Tunisia to head off popular discontent, Obama has some explaining to do after it's revealed the NSA has spied on more than 30 world leaders and French football goes on strike against higher taxes. Cyril Vanier and his panel of journalists discuss all this and more in The World This Week. Christopher Dickey, Paris Bureau Chief, The Daily Beast; Jean Marc Illouz, Former Senior Correspondent, France 2; Emre Demir, Editor at Zaman France.


Shadowland Flashbacks -- The columns we were writing a decade ago before, during and after the American-led invasion of Iraq. Updated daily.

Echoes of the Civil War -- The lessons unlearned from 150 years ago.

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