Matteo Renzi's proposed reforms would have made it easier for eurosceptic forces within Italy to gain power in upcoming elections in 2018.
Jean-Baptiste André Godin was born the poor son of a locksmith. By 1870, he had created an industrial commune in a small town – one of history’s most successful and enduring socialist utopian communities.
As the prospect of Brexit looms, the Eurovision song contest can tell us a lot about our place in Europe.
Anti-Semitism is resurgent. Where did this poison come from – and is there an antidote?
For many arguing that the UK should remain in the EU, the first and foremost claim is that it is a force for peace.
Splits in the Turkish government could play into the Brexiteers' hands.
Writing from Stockholm, the New Statesman’s editor observes how mass immigration has tested the old Scandinavian model of welfare capitalism.
Are we too complacent in thinking that the toxic brew of paranoia and populism that brought Hitler to power will never be repeated?
Let’s not weep for a US trade deal.
The great Tory Europhile on why the UK will still join the single currency and why Thatcher would have voted to stay in the EU.
It's good that the Secretary of State has shown his working, if only so we can see where he's gone wrong.
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