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Marci Shore
April 17, 2018
Marci Shore, associate professor of history and a member of the European Studies Council at the MacMillan Center, has been awarded a fellowship by the John Simon Guggenheim...
Barcelona protest against detention of pro-independence leaders, April 15, 2018.
April 16, 2018
Catalonia update: Months later, still no government and another election looming Almost six months have passed since the parliament of Catalonia voted last October, after the...
European Council meeting on the Brexit negotiation
March 26, 2018
On Friday, the European Council of the EU, meeting in its Article 50 configuration—that is, without UK Prime Minister Theresa May—welcomed the agreement of EU and UK...
President Vladimir Putin
March 19, 2018
To no one’s surprise, on Sunday Vladimir Putin was reelected to a fourth term as president of Russia. Originally scheduled for March 11 but rescheduled last year to March 18...
Di Maio and Salvini
March 8, 2018
On Sunday, Europe breathed a collective sigh of relief when the German Social Democratic Party announced its members had approved its coalition agreement with Angela Merkel’s...
SPD headquarters in Berlin
March 5, 2018
While Europe contemplated the stunning and troubling results in Sunday’s election in Italy, it could take some comfort in knowing there will soon be, more than four months...
Rocking Regimes image collage
February 16, 2018
On February 22-23, 2018, Yale will host a conference entitled “Rock(ing) Regimes” featuring Russian, Polish and Czech films. It will look at the effect rock music had on the...

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