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Britain's Labor Party is now led by an avowed socialist and longtime peace campaigner.
In Europe, ordinary people are leading their governments to welcome migrants and refugees with compassion rather than cruelty. Can we pull that off in the U.S.?
Here's how the U.S. can leverage its wealth, safety, and diplomacy to serve the refugees it helped to create.
In upcoming votes for the EU's most indebted countries, the left will have to battle both the forces of austerity and a resurgent xenophobic right.
War inevitably spawns refugees.
As with most Western countries, in Poland drug abuse has spread from criminals and the impoverished to all levels of society.
Turkey's offering Washington a fig leaf of cooperation against the Islamic State, but it's turning all its firepower against the most effective anti-ISIS fighters in the region — the Kurds.
For the refugees pouring into Europe, their journeys can be just as deadly as the war zones they're fleeing.
It was one thing to establish a peace group in Poland or Hungary during the Communist era, another entirely in East Germany.
It's a new kind of barbarism, one that sacks countries with fine print.