Italy’s new populist government is threatening to take away police protection from investigative journalists.
Unless the internal politics of the 19 member states line up with one another, necessary reforms will always hit the buffers.
Matteo Salvini’s proposal would violate the Italian constitution, but it will also help his party gain support.
In Chechnya, for the past year LGBT+ people have been seized by state agents, detained without trial, tortured and, in some cases, murdered.
Aquarius is sailing towards Valencia with 51 women, 10 children and 45 men on board after 48 hours at sea when both Italy and Malta refused permission to dock.
For the EU, the row in Germany is a reminder of the ability of the migrant crisis to cause political crisis across the bloc.
A visit to a concentration camp reveals that an illiberal government is reshaping the reality of the Holocaust.
Neoliberalism and the revolt against austerity have pushed powerful states to impose social and economic pain on each other, or on smaller states.
The British Overseas Territory has long existed between two cultures, but the UK’s decision to leave the EU has magnified uncertainty over its place in the world.
French ministers are doing the rounds in London to pitch France’s new “attractiveness” to commercial sectors.
It’s time to explain how the bloc, and the euro, could be run differently, democratically and sustainably.