A Macron victory is no certainty.
The Spirits She Called
Frauke Petry, leader of the Alternative für Deutschland party, has lost out to the radicals.
Angela Merkel’s sharing a platform with Ivanka Trump to discuss the empowerment of women was a clever move.
Uniting the Kingdom
For Theresa May the UK snap election comes with little political risk, and potentially significant rewards.
The Surprising Rise of the Far Left
With just ten days until the French election, firebrand Mélenchon has shaken up the race.
The Man with the Plan?
Running against Angela Merkel in September, Martin Schulz’s policy ideas are as exciting as they are hard to pin down.
A Gift From God
The referendum in Turkey will likely mark the end of the Kemalist era.
More Bang or More Buck?
Germany’s Social Democrats are turning defense spending into an election issue.
Charging at Windmills
Threatening war against Spain over the future of Gibraltar, the Brexiteers’ inflated self-regard has seeped into the military sphere.