The French president spent his first year steering his country to the right — and his supporters on the left are starting to wonder what they signed up for.
It’s time for legislators to share in the authority they claim to want.
Leftists want to celebrate revolutionary idealism; conservatives, the triumph of traditional authority. And Emmanuel Macron is trying to split the difference.
The real problem with the Mexican presidential frontrunner isn’t his populism. It’s his old-fashioned ideas.
South American conservatives have an unlikely new role model.
Hungary’s leader used fearmongering propaganda to win. As he entrenches his power, the country’s democratic backsliding will get even worse.
In dealing with President Trump, the defense secretary seems to have done his reading on Emperor Nero.
The German chancellor's most likely successors are both women — but the similarities end there.
If you want to form a more perfect union, in Syria or elsewhere, you can’t rely on men.
Italy’s most dangerous populists are the immigrant-hating Catholic fundamentalists of Forza Nuova.
The world’s best national security minds know to study every aspect of foreign policy. That’s not enough.
The Czech Republic's populist president is running for re-election — and his ailing health is an open secret.
Social democrats have committed to a partnership with Angela Merkel that exposes their greatest vulnerability.
If the United States wants to stand behind the next #IranProtests, it should liberalize rules that impede access to cutting-edge tools against repression.