Posts Tagged: Angela Merkel
While France teeters on the brink of the far right, left parties elsewhere are showing surprising strength.
While the far right is on the march globally, there are signs progressives are stirring from their slumber.
Austria's latest vote shows the European ideal isn't dead yet. But the far right is rising quickly.
Other Western powers could learn from Germany’s policy of toleration.
For the refugees pouring into Europe, their journeys can be just as deadly as the war zones they're fleeing.
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?
Thriftiness has served Germany well in the past, but the German culture of austerity suffers from selective memory.
Left organizations from all over Europe met in Barcelona to draw up a plan to battle the forces of austerity.
Syriza will not easily sweep the policies of austerity aside, but there is a palpable feeling on the continent that a tide is turning.
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