Can Europe learn the language of power? Anna Nadibaidze reviews Hans Kribbe’s book about the E.U.’s encounters with strongmen. … More Book Review: “The Strongmen: European Encounters with Sovereign Power” by Hans Kribbe
The U.S. must do more than sanctions to lead an effective response to the Myanmar coup, argues Greta Sanna. … More Forget Sanctions. Biden Should Show Real Leadership After the Myanmar Coup.
Brexit provides an opportunity for the U.K. to confront its colonial past and repair relations with former colonies, writes Preeti Pasricha. … More The U.K. Must Confront its Colonial Past to Survive After Brexit
What international political trends should you follow in the year ahead? Our editors explain. … More 3 Foreign Policy Trends to Watch in 2021
COVID-19 has exacerbated the differences among the BRICS. Anna Nadibaidze asks: can this group survive in the post-pandemic world? … More Can the BRICS Withstand the Pandemic?
As protests against Belarusian President Lukashenko continue, Anna Nadibaidze argues that the EU should take a stronger stance to support the opposition. … More Belarus is at a Crossroads. Europe Should Support the Side of Democracy.
In the midst of the pandemic, Macron and Merkel have come together on an EU recovery plan. Ronja Ganster explains why Franco-German collaboration shouldn’t end there. … More Can the Pandemic Revive Relations Between Macron and Merkel?
Trump’s track record on human rights may be setting some dangerous precedents. … More Can Human Rights Recover from Trump?
As India begins its six-week long general election, Arti Lad warns of the dangers of a Hindu nationalist government. … More Why a Hindu Nationalist Government is a Threat to India’s Democracy
95 percent of peacekeeping forces are men. Renee Coulouris explains why this is a problem and what we can do about it. … More Why We Need More Women in Peacekeeping