Regions / Germany
On the outskirts of Europe people are literally dying to get in, while the core members of the EU are having second thoughts.
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.
Throughout Europe, extremist right-wing parties have been on the rise and radical ideas are gaining traction.
Twenty years ago, the West German Greens and the East German citizen movements created a political alliance that continues to this day.
Tatjana Bohm: “There is this saying: ‘If you don’t fight back, if you don’t resist, you will end up in the kitchen.’”
Policymakers have long predicted that North Korea will go the way of East German Communism. Not so fast.
Sepulchre of repeated images / Won't someone shatter the pure reflection of glass?
German Parliament member Reinhard Weisshuhn, once an East German dissident, seeks to provide an infusion of human rights into current German politics.
Although allies continue to hope for more, Germany’s new foreign policy plans spell out more of the same – including a return to normalcy in the relationship with the United States.