Regions / Europe & Central Asia
The new secretary of defense, a former Raytheon lobbyist, won’t even pledge not to go back through the revolving door.
People are hitting the streets to protest government inaction, repression, and corruption. Does that mean democracy is in trouble or stronger than ever?
Trump has been enlisting foreign leaders in his fight against the U.S. state. Is impeachment a moral necessity or political trap?
Like racist mass murders at home, drone attacks killing dozens of civilians at a time are only possible because of a culture of dehumanization.
After 13 rounds of talks in Kazakhstan, the parties are aiming small. Still, that’s a lot better than nothing.
As the UK moves towards a People vs. Parliament election, the elitist defender of the big banks will need quite a transformation.
This year’s floods and heat waves are but a fraction of what awaits the continent — unless a growing climate mobilization succeeds.
Far-right governments in the U.S., UK, and Brazil are laying bare their nihilistic roots and full destructive potential.
The world's Jewish and Muslim communities are both in the firing line of far-right groups forged in the historic bowels of Nazism.
Some economists worry the world has passed “peak globalization.” But that could be good for the planet.