The culture of remembrance in Germany is viewed by many as exemplary. But it has some grave shortcomings.
After World War II ended in Europe, millions of ethnic Germans faced an uncertain future. The political repercussions of their expulsion continue even today.
A trove of essays long forgotten in the archives of the Hoover Institution give insight into what attracted everyday women to extremist ideology.
An in-depth study has shown that far from recruiting from the lower middle classes, the Nazi party attracted many people from high-status backgrounds.
A new exhibition captures the moment when Germany started to rebuild her national pride, in the Himalayan mountains.
Under an authoritarian government, freedoms can come at a steep – and lasting – price.
The Berlin terror attack at the end of 2016 will have major political implications for Germany's elections this year and an uneasy European Union, writes a German studies scholar.
In reelection bid, Merkel's not just up against a xenophobic, nationalist party in Germany. In the wake of Trump’s election, liberal democracies around the world hope she'll defend them, too.
Mourning a death is natural and necessary, but sometimes politics gets in the way of grief.
Would a reprint of Mein Kampf impact a digital generation reared on "Hi Hitler" spoofs?