Before 1945 and the United Nations Charter, human rights simply did not exist in international law.
Years after voting to leave the EU, the UK still has no clear plan of how to make Brexit work. These five articles chart the history of an intractable problem.
American companies still face enormous uncertainty about how they'll be doing business in the UK and EU in the coming years, particularly as the April 12 Brexit deadline draws closer.
It's easy, now, to think of this as Theresa May's story – but Thatcher, Blair and Cameron all played their part.
One wrong turn after another has left the British prime minister cornered.
School textbooks from Germany deal with Europe in much greater detail and with more of a positive angle than those published in England.
Decades of consensus building have enabled the EU27 to show remarkable resilience and flexibility, despite chaos on the UK side
UK parliamentary rules state that an amendment 'which is the same, in substance' as an issue that has already been voted on, cannot be proposed again in parliament.
Fake news doesn't respect borders so working together is the only option.
Once derided, UK food culture has improved out of sight thanks to Europe.
Three scholars react to the spectacle, finger-pointing and long-term harms of the stalemate in British Parliament.
You can't teach an algorithm to recognise when something is funny.
Always delicate balancing act, ensuring London maintains its appeal to tech start-ups will prove more difficult after Brexit.
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.
Compared to China and the United States, Europe has lagged behind in AI, big data and digitalisation in general. Status quo and how (higher) education potentially could help to reduce this gap.
With Romania at the helm of the EU, many fear that there's a bumpy ride ahead. But there's no need to worry (too much).
The General Data Protection Regulations have been in force since May 2018. Analysis of its four key measures: labels, liability obligation, portability and pseudonymisation.
Cuban exiles in the US may soon be able to sue companies that use property seized from them in the Cuban revolution. If Trump moves to allow that, it could slow economic development in Cuba.
The climate issue cannot be considered less urgent than the social or economic crisis.
Brexit has stimulated the debate about the net economic benefits of EU membership. New findings show these are not clearly positive.