The Trump Factor in the French Election

Le Pen of France, like Trump, capitalizes on discontent over the establishment, job and cultural insecurity
François Godement
February 7, 2017

Empire by Other Means: Russia’s Strategy for the 21st Century

Who needs territory? Russia uses soft power and information warfare to win control over former Soviet states
Agnia Grigas
February 2, 2017

Don’t Bet on Enduring Republican Reset With Russia

For domestic politics, Russia’s President Putin may need rivalry with the US more than Trump as friend
Daniel Twining
January 10, 2017

Modern Servitude: Romanian Badante Care for Elders in Italy

Despite difficult conditions, poor Romanian women relocate to care for Italy’s aging population
Raluca Besliu
January 3, 2017

Human Smuggling: Ruthless Crime or Invaluable Service?

The most desperate migrants seek help from smugglers and attract global sympathy – a dilemma for governments
Joseph Chamie
December 22, 2016

Assange Arrested: Reuters

Guy Faulconbridge, Kate Holton and Costas Pitas
April 12, 2019

Brexit Wreckers: New Statesman

Stephen Bush
April 5, 2019

Germany’s NATO Spending: Spiegel

Matthias Gebauer, Konstantin von Hammerstein, Christiane Hoffmann and Marcel Rosenbach
April 3, 2019