Two precious manuscripts hidden in a bank vault survived the Allied bombing of Dresden, but one wound up in Soviet hands — until it was smuggled home.
At the time of the 2016 referendum, there were widespread fears that Brexit would unleash a contagion effect among other member states.
An oral history based biography of a survivor of colonial genocide in Namibia indicates instances of humanity during an entirely inhumane era.
With dozens of international players meddling in Libya, nobody wants to see their side weakened.
Can the key external enablers of Libya's conflict also be peacemakers?
Plans to reduce emissions quickly are seductive but can stall. Climate initiatives should end dependence on fossil energy and pursue a path towards a more just and equitable society.
President Trump's speech about Iran wasn't just aimed at that country or the US. He also targeted NATO allies, urging members of the alliance to step up and help US efforts in the Middle East.
Labour Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell is calling for a move towards stakeholder capitalism.
Research behind a new novel about "human zoos", which took Indigenous Australians on tours of Europe, shines a light on a little-known part of colonial history.
East Germans feel alienated and powerless. They see themselves as second-class citizens, while outsiders live high on what is rightfully theirs.
When the wall fell – education equality did too.
The decision to move the Stasi files into the German national archive has sparked debate of how memories of life before reunification should be handled.
The collapse of the East German economy following unification has combined with racism and neoliberalism to feed far right support.
A media historian uses declassified government documents to show how both sides of the Iron Curtain worked to have the projects canned.
Most histories highlight the shattered storefronts and synagogues set aflame. But it was the systematic ransacking of Jewish homes that extracted the greatest toll.
Germany's rising inequality shows what happens when consumers and companies don't widely embrace innovation.
After a decade of nearly uninterrupted growth, the German economy is stuttering.
Conservatives worldwide favor carbon pricing, cap-and-trade systems and other innovative environmental plans – just not in the United States.
Adolf Hitler's rise to power contains important lessons for us today when it comes to dealing with modern-day extremists.
Germany praises itself for having declared a 'special responsibility' for Namibia since independence. But the relationship is viewed differently from Windhoek.