An allegedly illiberal idea—and its liberal father.
Japan's leader can't successfully imitate the German chancellor's famous gesture of atonement.
Obama should have been firmer on the necessity of digital surveillance.
Israel tries to make it a crime to call someone a Nazi.
Germany has grown more important—and publics have been more attuned to national, not collective, interests.
Humiliating a nation can be dangerous—yet that is what some now want to do to Iran.
Once more, they're leaping at the opportunity to be the objects, rather than the subjects, of history.
A domesticized foreign policy.
Berlin's own interests dictate continued support for a struggling Europe.
The pro-American, pro-market Free Democratic Party falls from the Bundestag, capping a multiyear losing streak. What's next?
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