While some German museums are returning some of the famous Benin Bronzes, most remain in museums in the UK and the US even as calls for restitution grow.
I helped forecast disaster – but nothing prepared for me what happened next.
From Germany to Georgetown, the Global North has a lot to learn about reckoning successfully with past human rights wrongs.
The G-7 nations, which include the US and UK, form the foundation of the modern global economy.
Some countries made abortion access easier during the pandemic. Others used it as an excuse for a crackdown.
National procedures for approving the financing of the European recovery plan are delaying its implementation. But the horizon seems to be clearing.
The process will take months, if it’s even approved. But just the threat of waiving intellectual property rights could spur faster action.
Stuttgart flies under the radar as a tourist destination but it is a treasure trove of Expressionist art and works that exemplify post-war modernity.
After a prolonged campaign, Germany’s biggest coalition has chosen the man who will lead it into September’s general election.
The U.S. is broken up into 50 states, plus territories like Puerto Rico and Guam, and a federal district, Washington, D.C. Most other countries have smaller parts too.
Why did Confederate flags start appearing in the country’s anti-lockdown protests?
Stockpiles of this vaccine are going unused in France and Germany, and unfounded criticism of it may be partly to blame.
Tens of thousands of gay men and lesbians were persecuted by the Nazis but stigma and a lack of research funding has kept their history hidden.
A recent survey conducted in eight European countries provides a snapshot of citizens’ views of their own countries’ leaders as well as those who influence the future of the EU.
Results from individual studies are very precise, and not always the best grounds for making policy decisions.
The US faces many of the same problems Germans faced after World War II: how to reject, punish and delegitimize the enemies of democracy. There are lessons in how Germany handled that challenge.
New research published in the journal Nature reveals that more than 1.2 million flow barriers exist on European rivers and that approximately 10% are obsolete.
The young woman stands accused of trivialising history but perhaps a more nuanced debate is needed.
The October launch of the “EU-US Dialogue on China” shows that the two shores of the Atlantic have come to recognise the importance of coordination and cooperation when facing up to Xi Jinping.
For 200 years, a small number of countries have exploited the marine wildlife of Antarctica, often with devastating impact on their populations.