Regions / Germany
The European debt crisis has little to do with poor budgeting and everything to do with crony capitalism.
Thriftiness has served Germany well in the past, but the German culture of austerity suffers from selective memory.
Europe should be the world's superpower. So why is it on the verge of collapse?
There's a battle coming for the soul of Europe, and the far right is rallying like it's 1099.
The developed world has pledged $9.5 billion to help fight climate change. But it's going to take hundreds of billions more.
Few images from the last days of the Cold War are as enduring in the West as the fall of the Berlin Wall. But in Central and Eastern Europe, a more complex picture emerges.
The countries of the former Warsaw Pact are not knuckling under to pressure from Russia. They're trying to avoid a new cold war.
East and West Germany were like a couple that had rushed into marriage with very little understanding of what it would be like to live together.
Like Lech Walesa and Vaclav Havel, Marina Grasse was an ordinary person transforming an East-Central European country.
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.