Regions / European Union
It's a new kind of barbarism, one that sacks countries with fine print.
Greece's left-wing government stood up to their creditors, only to be politically executed. Is the far right set to pick up the mantle?
Europe's proven plenty capable at regulating lightbulbs and vegetables. But it's failed utterly at making democratic decisions about money.
From Athens to Tehran, powerful countries make the rules and break the rules. Everyone else just squeezes the best deal they can — for now, anyway.
Greece and Germany don’t belong on the same continent, let alone in the same currency union.
Half of young Greeks are unemployed, and over 40 percent live in poverty. Is default really worse than letting Europe squeeze the country dry?
A growing movement among Roma activists looks to celebrate their ancestors' resistance to persecution — and to pick up where they left off.
The European debt crisis has little to do with poor budgeting and everything to do with crony capitalism.
Syriza will not easily sweep the policies of austerity aside, but there is a palpable feeling on the continent that a tide is turning.
There's a battle coming for the soul of Europe, and the far right is rallying like it's 1099.