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The new German parliament: Through the looking glass

While the new German government has just formed, the newly elected members of the ...

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Belarus: Political Olympics

Nicolas Butylin follows up on his recent article analysing democratic backsliding in Belarus to ...

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Good Reads: Podcast edition

In this special holiday edition of Good Reads, E&M editor Sarah Gerwens retires the ‘summer ...

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Belarus’ fight for democracy is crucial for Europe’s future

For nearly a year now, people in Belarus have been taking to the streets ...

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EU agriculture reform: Short-term wins and long-term losses

6th Sense Staff Writer Niklas Illenseer grew up in rural Germany, surrounded by fields ...

The rainbow-coloured Allianz Arena: Germany’s story about good and evil

Criticising Hungary for the their discriminatory law targeted at sexual minorities is more than ...

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The human cost of cheap, fast fashion: 8 years after Rana Plaza

Everything has a cost, including fast fashion. While many of Europe’s favourite retail fashion ...