Regions / Europe & Central Asia
When the public abandons voting and attempts to veto a policy or even an entire government.
Croatia's LGBT community still faces stark challenges, but a recent court ruling in the case of a young trans boy offers hope.
Though discrimination is decreasing, Slovakia is unlikely to elect a Roma president any time soon!
We're in the middle of a sixth mass extinction, and this will be the first one—and possibly the last—we will witness as human beings.
Russia has come a long way from military operations in which casualties to civilians were of little concern.
Conn Hallinan remembers Carl Bloice—an FPIF columnist, longtime journalist, and lifetime advocate for the dispossessed.
Twenty years ago, the West German Greens and the East German citizen movements created a political alliance that continues to this day.
Driven by a rising China and arms exports from the United States, military spending in Asia is on the increase.
The latest UN report on addressing climate change reflects a strong Western bias, but it's the most comprehensive tool we've got.
Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars are holding the U.S. government accountable for innocent victims on all sides of the fighting.