A Political and Literary Forum
With few restrictions and no tracing of the disease’s spread, the government is relying upon Swedish character and traditions to see it through the pandemic.
Germany's low death rate and quick payout of relief to workers makes a case for social democracy as preparedness.
The winner of the National Book Award for Translated Literature serves up an apocalyptic vision of Hungarian society.
30 years after the Wall, the story of Berlin's anarchist utopia.
Far-right leaders often call for one nation united under one language. At the same time, they have always been good at using translation to spread their politics.
Yugoslavia produced a thrilling variety of buildings—frequently departing from the prefabricated monotony of the Eastern Bloc.
But it is increasingly difficult to question Israel’s policies without accusations of anti-Semitism.
David R. K. Adler
The pontiff still hasn't commented on Ireland's abortion referendum. That could all change when he visits the country in August.
The focus on Muslim anti-Semitism obscures the real quandary of multiculturalism in Angela Merkel’s Germany.
To understand why Europe seems more balkanized now than ever, we must look to Eastern Europe's failed reconstruction.
Yanis Varoufakis's lessons for reasserting European social democracy.
J. W. Mason
Reckoning with Germany’s dangerous legacy.
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Robin Dembroff, Dee Payton
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