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The Slow-Boil Revolt

Here is the unenviable calculation retired senior military officials must make in this politically unprecedented moment: Say nothing as norms shatter around you, and you’re implicitly enabling a president who some of your former colleagues believe is threatening national security. Speak up, an...

The Magic of Fall Colors

As the season progresses toward chillier days and nights, I thought it would be nice to take one last look at the colorful beauty of this autumn, seen in cities and countryside vistas across the Northern Hemisphere. Bundle up, maybe grab a mug of hot cider, and enjoy this batch of recent fal...

Italy Has an Intolerance Problem. Does It Still Have a Moderate Right?

ROME—When Liliana Segre, the face of Italy’s historical memory of the Holocaust, was named a senator for life last year, it was something of an honorary title for the 89-year-old grandmother. Segre, who was deported to Auschwitz at 13, No. 75191 tattooed on her arm, has spent her life sp...

Before the Fall of the Berlin Wall

In August of 1961, the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) began erecting a barrier to prevent East Berliners and other Eastern Bloc citizens from fleeing into West Berlin. Walls that started as small barriers became, over time,  massive concrete structures dotted with watchtowers overlook...

The World’s Worst Game of Risk Is Playing Out in Syria

The U.S. pulled back. Turkey moved in. Kurdish forces retreated. The Syrian government gloated. Russia struck a deal and sent in more troops. More than 100 people died and more than 100,000 fled.All this happened over a few weeks in October across a long but narrow strip of Syrian land running 300...

Rory Stewart’s Lofty Aims

Britain’s Parliament was formally dissolved this week to make way for next month’s general election. Though the election campaign has only just begun, dozens of lawmakers—including recent government ministers, veteran parliamentarians, and Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s own brother—have alread...

Photos of the Week: Airborne Giraffe, Horse Fascinator, Scottish Murmuration

A camel in New York City, the biggest Catrina in the world, the European MTV Awards in Spain, flooding in South Sudan, saffron harvest in Iran, a parade for the Washington Nationals, Bonfire Night celebrations in England, pelican moving in the Czech Republic, a huge skull in Ukraine, and much more.

What Would It Take to Unify Korea? Germany Offers Lessons.

BERLIN—No one was really in charge the night of November 9, 1989. Thousands of Berliners had converged along the walls slicing through the center of the city, crowds with their own life force, lifting people through unmanned border checkpoints, to be greeted by cheers and street parties on t...

The Coming Brexit Farce

If you thought a Boris Johnson victory would put an end to Britain’s Brexit crisis, spoiler: It won’t.The central thrust of Johnson’s election campaign is that, unlike the Labour Party, which wants to hold a second referendum on whether or not the U.K. should leave the EU, he will “get Bre...
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