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The Newest Challenge for Europe’s Parks: A Surge of New Nature Lovers

The Newest Challenge for Europe’s Parks: A Surge of New Nature Lovers

The Newest Challenge for Europe’s Parks: A Surge of New Nature Lovers The Newest Challenge for Europe’s Parks: A Surge of New Nature Lovers Lockdown-weary city dwellers across the continent are visiting parks and other protected areas for the first time, overwhelming staff and generating pleas for more support. Source link

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Black Goalkeepers and Europe’s Uneven Playing Field

Black Goalkeepers and Europe's Uneven Playing Field

Black Goalkeepers and Europe’s Uneven Playing Field Black Goalkeepers and Europe’s Uneven Playing Field On the surface, Chelsea’s victory against Rennes in the Champions League a few weeks ago was just another of those disposable, check-box exercises that litter the group stages of the competition. Chelsea, the heavy favorite — the team with superior financial firepower, a deeper squad and …

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Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory

Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory

Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory LONDON — What faint hopes remained that Europe was recovering from the economic catastrophe delivered by the pandemic have disappeared as the lethal virus has resumed spreading rapidly across much of the continent. After sharply expanding in the early part of the summer, Britain’s economy grew …

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How Gibraltar Became Europe’s Pandemic Wedding Hot Spot

How Gibraltar Became Europe’s Pandemic Wedding Hot Spot

How Gibraltar Became Europe’s Pandemic Wedding Hot Spot How Gibraltar Became Europe’s Pandemic Wedding Hot Spot Olivia Windham Stewart, a 34-year-old British human rights specialist, who married her American partner in Gibraltar’s botanical gardens last week, echoed that determination. “It’s been such a frustrating and disappointing year, having to slow down all our life plans, so it was such a …

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Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric

Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric

Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric “To make a switch from a global economy that depends on fossil fuels for 80 percent of its energy to something else is a very, very big job,” said Daniel Yergin, the energy historian who has a forthcoming book, “The New Map,” on the transition now …

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At Europe’s Illegal Parties, the Virus Is the Last Thing on Anyone’s Mind

At Europe’s Illegal Parties, the Virus Is the Last Thing on Anyone’s Mind

At Europe’s Illegal Parties, the Virus Is the Last Thing on Anyone’s Mind At Europe’s Illegal Parties, the Virus Is the Last Thing on Anyone’s Mind Some party organizers have tried to respond to public concern: “Covid-19 measure been taken,” said a message in the WhatsApp group about Friday’s event. “A station at the entry will be at your disposition …

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Despite Historic Plunge, Europe’s Economy Flashes Signs of Recovery

Despite Historic Plunge, Europe’s Economy Flashes Signs of Recovery

Despite Historic Plunge, Europe’s Economy Flashes Signs of Recovery Despite Historic Plunge, Europe’s Economy Flashes Signs of Recovery LONDON — Before the pandemic, a traditional state of play prevailed in the enormous economies on the opposite sides of the Atlantic. Europe — full of older people, and rife with bickering over policy — appeared stagnant. The United States, ruled by …

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U.K. Has Europe’s Worst Surge in Deaths During Pandemic, Study Says

U.K. Has Europe’s Worst Surge in Deaths During Pandemic, Study Says

U.K. Has Europe’s Worst Surge in Deaths During Pandemic, Study Says U.K. Has Europe’s Worst Surge in Deaths During Pandemic, Study Says LONDON — England has had the greatest rate of excess deaths of any country in Europe during the coronavirus pandemic, with a surge that lasted longer and spread to more places than those in hard-hit nations like Italy …

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‘I Have to Go in and Decolonize’: Europe’s Black Theater Makers Discuss the Scene

‘I Have to Go in and Decolonize’: Europe’s Black Theater Makers Discuss the Scene

‘I Have to Go in and Decolonize’: Europe’s Black Theater Makers Discuss the Scene ‘I Have to Go in and Decolonize’: Europe’s Black Theater Makers Discuss the Scene LONDON — Last week, a coalition of American theater artists issued a statement, “We See You, White American Theater,” calling for an overhaul of the country’s theater landscape. There should be term …

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Couples Separated by Europe’s Travel Bans Fight to Be Reunited

Couples Separated by Europe’s Travel Bans Fight to Be Reunited

Couples Separated by Europe’s Travel Bans Fight to Be Reunited Couples Separated by Europe’s Travel Bans Fight to Be Reunited LONDON — Every morning, Marisa Lobato wakes up and checks the news to see if the travel restrictions have changed. She lives in São Paulo, Brazil, and her fiancé, Horst Schlereth, is in Germany. Before the coronavirus put everything on …

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