Issues / Democracy & Governance
Syriza will not easily sweep the policies of austerity aside, but there is a palpable feeling on the continent that a tide is turning.
The Poland justice system is weighed down by lengthy trials and pre-trial detention.
Europe should be the world's superpower. So why is it on the verge of collapse?
Just like the Islamist State, Saudi Arabia flogs and prescribes hanging and stoning to death.
Are India's anti-Muslim outbursts coming from rogue politicians, or are they directed by the prime minister?
How one Korean-American woman got tangled up with the South Korean security state after a life-changing visit to the North.
Irish activists fighting a plan to increase the cost of water have an unlikely ally in their corner: the Detroit Water Brigade.
The U.S. government couldn’t resist the temptation to conflate U.S.-Palestinian charities with terrorist organizations.
Frontline ignores the role that the Harvard Economics Department played in post-Soviet privatization and the ensuing corruption.
Lustration ― screening of officials for their ties to Communist-era secret police ― is of little consequence to the new generation of East-Central Europe politicians.