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SPD leader Olaf Scholz greeting celebrating party members Sunday evening.
September 27, 2021
On Sunday, German voters went to the polls to elect a new Bundestag to replace the one elected four years ago. The Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), led by Olaf...
United Russia party leaders celebrating Sunday evening after the Duma election.
September 20, 2021
On Friday, Russian voters went to the polls in the first of three days of voting to elect a new State Duma, the lower chamber of the Russian Federal Assembly. The election,...
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin after agreeing on programs for Union State, Moscow, September 9.
September 15, 2021
Last Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met in Moscow and agreed on more than two dozen programs for the Union State ...
The Polish Supreme Court – focus of the dispute between the EU and Poland.The Polish Supreme Court – focus of the dispute between the EU and Poland.
September 10, 2021
On Tuesday, the European Commission took two decisions in its continuing dispute with Poland over the chamber of its Supreme Court responsible for disciplining judges. The...
Samuel Moyn, Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence and Professor of History
September 9, 2021
In his latest book, Humane: How the United States Abandoned Peace and Reinvented War(link is external) (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021), Professor Samuel Moyn describes two...
Scholz and SPD move into the lead in German election campaign
September 2, 2021
On September 26, German voters will go to the polls to elect a new Bundestag to replace the one elected four years ago. Over the past week, the Social Democratic Party of...
Isabela Mares, Director of the European Union Studies Program; Arnold Wolfers Professor of Political Science
September 1, 2021
Arnold Wolfers Professor Isabela Mares’ book Conditionality and Coercion: Electoral Clientelism in Eastern Europe won the Best Book Award from the European Politics Section...