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March 27, 2017

Photo Gallery: Germany's Emerging Startup World

Although it is a business powerhouse, Germany's economy is dominated by pre-internet companies. Now the country is realizing that if it wants to remain strong, it needs to create the next Google -- and reinvent the way its entrepreneurs work. more...

March 24, 2017

Photo Gallery: An Attack on the Free Press

Since his declaration that the media is the "enemy of the people," White House correspondents have been fighting to maintain their position in the new America. Trump is giving them competition by filling the press corps with trolls and a new wave of right-wing media. more...


March 23, 2017

Photo Gallery: Potential Islamist Threats in Germany

German police believe there are 602 Islamists living in the country who could be capable of perpetrating a terrorist attack. Politicians want to crack down on possible extremists, but many of the measures being considered are ineffective or legally dubious. more...

March 14, 2017

Photo Gallery: Erdogan's Campaign in Germany

Turkey is divided ahead of a key constitutional referendum to grant President Erdogan more power. So too is Germany's Turkish population. Officials are concerned that violence could be the result while ordinary Germans are unable to understand how anyone could support Erdogan. more...


Photo Gallery: 'Votes for Wilders Are Cries for Help'

The Dutch head to the polls on Wednesday to elect a new parliament. The city of Almere is considered a Dutch utopia -- reclaimed from the sea and perfectly structured. Why has it become such a stronghold for right-wing populist Geert Wilders? more...

March 10, 2017

Photo Gallery: Merkel's Master Class for Trump

Angela Merkel is planning a dual strategy for her first meeting with Donald Trump on Tuesday. She wants to foster close personal relations with the new U.S. president, but she also wants to make clear the Berlin is armed for a trade war against Washington. more...


March 09, 2017

Photo Gallery: Inconsistent Deportation Policies

In Germany, deportation of rejected asylum-seekers is the responsibility of the states. This has created a highly arbitrary system not unlike a lottery. For the close to a half-million people expected to receive orders to be deported this year, whether they must leave or not may depend on where they live. more...

March 08, 2017

Photo Gallery: The True Power-Holders in Syria

Bashar Assad's power over those areas of Syria under government control is slipping. Armed militias are growing stronger and the country's dictator can do nothing to stop them. more...


March 04, 2017

Photo Gallery: Alberto Salazar's Dream

American anti-doping investigators believe that a Nike-sponsored team of elite runners coached by Alberto Salazar may be engaged in systematic deception. Internal emails suggest that the sportswear company has sought to hinder the investigation. more...

March 03, 2017

Photo Gallery: Oppressing the Free Press in Turkey

Turkish investigative reporter Ahmet Sik once uncovered the practices employed by the shadowy Gülen sect. Now, though, he is on trial for being an alleged member of the movement. The case highlights the capriciousness of the Turkish judiciary under Preident Erdogan. more...