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If Europe's economic situation fails to improve, the far right will be waiting to pounce again with their easy answers: nationalism and racism.
Europeans want to upend politics as usual and the far right is still rising. If the left doesn’t come up with an unusual politics of its own, it will be upended as well.
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.
This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
Austria's latest vote shows the European ideal isn't dead yet. But the far right is rising quickly.
If the burkini is incompatible with fundamental French values, it is those fundamental values that have to change.
With no weapons or explosives used, the Nice attack was reminiscent of 911.
The EU needs to increase funding to help out the economically dislocated, or it will face more exits.
As ISIS loses territory, it returns to mass-casualty attacks against civilians. That's why military-first approaches to terrorism are doomed to failure.