Regions / Europe & Central Asia
We need to build on the call for a new détente with Russia, even as we oppose Trump’s and Putin’s authoritarianism and domestic policies.
The UK Labor Party has revived an FDR-era aspiration of imposing a maximum wage on the highest earners, among other radical proposals to stem inequality.
For leftist critics of the EU, reform looks unlikely — but aligning with right-wing Euroskeptics looks worse. Maybe there's a third option.
Russia has had big plans for Donald Trump.
For all its shortcomings, Obama’s seemingly improvised Syria strategy has taken advantage of unexpected opportunities. This could be the latest.
This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
During the Cold War, the CIA did everything it’s accusing Russia of doing today — and more.
As Donald Trump ascends to the White House, he's wading into the most dangerous conflict on the globe.
Austria's latest vote shows the European ideal isn't dead yet. But the far right is rising quickly.
Thousands of miles from Standing Rock, in the Indian Ocean, another indigenous group understands what it's like to be displaced and ignored by the U.S. government.