My government wants to ban accusations of Polish wartime complicity for the sake of honoring history.
The German chancellor's most likely successors are both women — but the similarities end there.
From Nazis to Newt Gingrich, a brief survey of the many ways government-by-the-people can perish from the earth.
Italians are rearranging the deck chairs as their country irrevocably sinks.
An annual security gathering in Munich has become the new hot spot for top intelligence officials meeting in the shadows of a public event.
When it comes to Iran sanctions, the EU must satisfy Trump’s demands. Access to the U.S. financial system hangs in the balance.
In part one of our two-part Olympics series, print editor Sarah Wildman calls up two historians to ask what we can learn from past games ahead of the kick off in South Korea on February 9.
Social democrats have committed to a partnership with Angela Merkel that exposes their greatest vulnerability.
Western democracies that were once reliable defenders of human rights have been consumed by a nativist backlash, leaving an open field for dictators and demagogues.
A far-right party has entered German parliament, with uncertain consequences for the country’s democracy.
How to learn to stop worrying and love the EU’s new security and defense agreement.
Lisbon got its economy back on track by ditching austerity, and now Berlin is eating crow.