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November, 2017


Hungary and Poland continue to defy the EU’s values and threaten its unity. Brussels needs to flex its muscles, and fast.


The Czech Republic has voted for a billionaire populist. That’s not necessarily bad news for Brussels.


America‘s left and right have embraced Scandinavia. Neither is quite right.


Today’s global frontlines do not run between East and West, but within states – between internationalists and nationalists.

We have lost our editor-in-chief – an outstanding expert, journalist, writer, teacher, colleague, friend.


Few East Germans hold key positions in Germany’s institutions.