Regions / European Union
The recent round of sanctions aimed at Moscow could backfire on Washington by accelerating a move away from the dollar as the world’s reserve currency.
It's been a year since the Egyptian military committed the worst massacre in modern Egypt's history. Why does the U.S. continue to fund it?
U.S. civil society is more critical of Israeli actions in Palestine than ever. When will the U.S. government catch up?
Russia's energy-heavy economy could suffer from Bulgaria's decision to stop construction of the South Stream pipeline.
On the outskirts of Europe people are literally dying to get in, while the core members of the EU are having second thoughts.
A transatlantic trade deal would eliminate restrictions on U.S. exports of fracked gas to the EU.
What Martin Luther can teach us about Marine Le Pen and Europe's far-right reformation.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.
Nearly one-fifth of seats in the European Parliament will now be held by parties devoted to destroying it from within.
Events appear to be moving toward a political solution to the East-West standoff over Ukraine. But as Clausewitz once noted: “Against stupidity, no amount of planning will prevail.”