Finland's vast welfare state, already teetering because of overspending, is in danger of complete collapse because of the country's low birth rate.
Twenty thousand young communists from all over the world will converge on Sochi, Russia this October to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Russian revolution. And guess who personally intervened to ensure that the grand event would be held on Russian soil? Vladimir Putin.
A Swedish court has ruled against a Christian midwife who objected to performing abortions because she said it violated her religious beliefs.
Australia's new gun-buyback program is a tacit admission that the first effort 20 years ago failed, leaving the vast majority of now-illegal firearms in the hands of the country’s citizens who largely ignored the mandate.