Color Photography Existed During World War I. Here Are Eight Rare Examples.
August 20, 2014

Not everything was black and white back then.

Photos: There's a Stadium in Germany Where You Can Bring Your Couch and Watch the World Cup
A 20,000-seat living room is the best kind of living room.
June 20, 2014

A 20,000-seat living room is the best kind of living room.

Putin Has Far-Right Admirers All Over Europe, and They're Up for Election This Month
May 20, 2014

The Russian strongman talks about opposing fascists, but has fans among Europe's ugliest political parties

Why Won't Germany Confront Putin? The Answer Lies in America's Own Foreign Policy.
May 07, 2014

Americans are within their rights to moralize about Germany's behavior, but we shouldn't pretend that we act any differently.

The Greatest Ex-Nazi Writer
Never heard of Gottfried Benn? It's because of his politics
April 05, 2014

Gottfreid Benn was a Nazi very briefly in the early 1930s. Why did it erase him from literary history?

Germany Looks at Russia and Ukraine and Sees 1914
March 13, 2014

World War I analogies are everywhere in the German press.

Vladimir Putin's Hilarious Lies Are a Gift to Ukrainian Nationalists
March 12, 2014

He could have pitched the invasion as the reunification of Russia. Instead, he's denying it entirely.

In Which the Israeli Prime Minister Gives the German Chancellor a Hitler Mustache
Awkward! But not for the reason you think.
February 25, 2014

Yes, this picture exists. Now let's talk about what it means (and doesn't mean).

Will the Next World War Start in the Middle East?
January 25, 2014

Richard Evans on who caused WWI, the best books to read on it, and whether the modern Middle East will spark the next World War.

The Betrayal of Angela Merkel
She loved America more than any other European leader. So why did the NSA target her?
November 02, 2013

Angela Merkel loved America from pretty much the day she was born. The NSA may have ended that.