The Sixth Looooongest Bridge Opens October 26, 2018

It’s not the longest bridge in the world (that title goes to the Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge, another bridge in China), but it was still a big deal

Election Series Part 4: To Vote Or Not To Vote? October 19, 2018

If you’re a Xyza reader, we’re going to venture a guess that, even though you might be interested in the elections, you’re not eligible to v

A First For Belgium October 19, 2018

Congratulations are in order! Why? Because this week Belgium made history by electing its first black mayor. Seventy-one-year-old Pierre Kompany won t

Will They Or Won’t They? October 12, 2018

In July, Macedonia (the country, not the territory) and Greece came to an agreement on the name Macedonia. The country of Macedonia would be renamed t

Election Series Part 3: Who Will Reign Supreme? October 12, 2018

This week, we continue our conversation about the elections and their connection with the US Supreme Court. If you haven’t heard already, Brett Kava

Taylor Swift Is Taking Sides October 12, 2018

What’s the point of being famous if you can’t use it to do some good, right? Well, many artists do exactly that: They take a stand for what they b

The Catalan Fight, A Year Later October 5, 2018

If you’re unfamiliar with the Catalonian fight for independence, here’s a quick recap. A year ago, the people of Catalonia, a region in northeaste

You’re Allowed, Your Phone Isn’t October 5, 2018

Does your school ban candy? Or perhaps toys? Well, schools in France recently implemented a ban on a very popular device—you guessed it—cell phone

Election Series Part 2: Why All The Swinging? October 5, 2018

Part 2: Why Do Swing States Matter? Last week, we asked the question: Why should you care about the midterm elections? The reason? Because whoever’

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