As of March 1, the UN Security Council has been presided by two countries, France and Germany. It could be one of the few positive consequences of Brexit for the EU.
It's important to unearth how discriminatory immigration policy, largely invisible to the general public, undermines citizens’ rights and position.
City decline is neither a fatality nor an urban nightmare. It can even be the background to a resilience strategy.
It's been 100 years since the murder of Marxist revolutionary Rosa Luxemburg.
Anti-Semitism brought down one of the world's greatest centers for mathematical research.
The labour market inequalities and economic insecurity are stoking discontent from the Rhine to the Seine.
While negotiating the end of the First World War at the Versailles Peace Conference, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson collapsed. Was it a neurological disorder associated with the Spanish Flu?
The Siemens scandal needs to be remembered because it's emblematic of what needs to be done to stop corruption.
The first President Bush had some impressive foreign policies wins, but could he be best remembered for getting the US entangled in Iraq?
As the divorce part of the Brexit negotiations approach their endgame, attention is turning to the future relationship between the UK and EU. The view from EU capitals.
Physician Magnus Hirschfeld advocated for those he called 'sexual intermediaries.' His activism began before World War I – and ended only when the Nazis came to power.
In September 1917, 22 German World War I prisoners held at a camp just outside Nottingham, managed to escape.
A podcast on World War I – from a meeting between the three great war poets, to what happened to conscientious objectors in both Britain and Germany.
After 18 years as leader of her party, and 13 as German Chancellor, Angela Merkel has announced that this will be her last term. How has she changed Germany and the world?
The political power of Germany's Russian community is significant, and it's helped fuel the rise of the right-wing, anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party known as the AfD.
France, Germany and other European countries are increasing their use of renewable energy sources as well as storage solutions to help overcome their intermittent nature.
She won't stand again in 2021 – and it's unlikely she'll last until then either.
German politics is experiencing a major shift. Merkel knows her time is up.
Despite heated debates about immigration policy, German citizens' views of migrants and a 'refugee crisis' changed little in the year after Angela Merkel's 2015 decision to open borders.
The 'resistance' to the Trump administration has many forms, from grassroots organizing to making music. But a historian of 20th-century Germany asks whether opposing Trump is a real resistance.