Scottish voters go to the polls this Thursday to determine whether to remain part of the United Kingdom, or to become an independent Scotland. The latest polls show a neck and neck race, a development that would not have been believable just months ago when the "No" campaign held a dominant lead.
European leaders need to speak out more strongly against the escalation of anti-Semitism, a Stanford professor says."They should be willing to enforce the law," said Russell Berman, a Stanford professor of German studies and of comparative literature who is affiliated with the Europe Center on campus.
In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, an "open borders" United States absorbed millions of European immigrants in one of the largest mass migrations ever. New research by Stanford economist Ran Abramitzky challenges the perception that immigrants lagged behind native-born Americans in job pay and career growth.