The final outcome of the French presidential election have huge ramifications for not only France, but the whole of the European Union.
A Macron victory would demonstrate to the world that centrism and pro-European liberalism can still triumph over populism and nationalism.
Mélenchon’s refusal to endorse Macron may give Le Pen the power to pull from his substantial voter base before the presidential run-off.
Unless Putin’s self-serving regime can give the Russian public something in the way of real progress, it will continue to make its voice heard.
Unfortunately, counterterrorism measures are often constructed around profiles of a typical male jihadi. Since women are not seen as terrorists, it is easier for them to gather and transfer the intelligence necessary to plan terrorist operations.
Le Pen. Duterte. Brexit. Trump. It might be appropriate to dub 2016, the “year of populism,” as hundreds of millions of voters around the world have forcefully rejected the political institutions and policies that have been the backbone of 20th century liberalism and democracy. While the motivations and psychology of this global electorate will takes […]
Trump’s proposed NATO policies raise significant concerns for America’s European allies, and his comments draw into question the United States’ future commitment to the alliance.