Europe brings Russia and Ukraine closer to a natural gas deal that could avert a nasty winter -- if Russian energy brinkmanship is really over.
The referendum may have failed, but tens of thousands of people have signed up with pro-yes parties in the week since the vote.
Anti-Semitism is on the rise in Germany. But is Angela Merkel doing anything about it?
As Turkey's ruling party consolidates its power, the space for free expression narrows. The third in our series of Lab Reports on Turkey.
The fight for Scottish independence, coming to a living room table near you.
Everyone from Paul Krugman to Joseph Stiglitz is weighing in on Scotland’s risky bet. But they don’t get the feeling of yes.
Scottish independence won't just be bad for the Scots. It will be a disaster for U.S. foreign policy from Syria to the Arctic Circle.
Scottish independence promises greener pastures. But it could also drive up energy prices.
It's time for a dose of realism when we think about how to build new democracies.
In Scotland's far north, the Isle of Lewis -- closer to Reykjavik than to London -- ponders independence.
Self-determination doesn't necessarily mean freedom. Can an independent Scotland achieve both?
The injustice of watching from England as the Scots destroy the United Kingdom.
Why the public reaction to one man's brutal murder could push Britain to become a stronger ally in the fight against the Islamic State.
The U.K. government has made a good start on its war on slavery. But it needs to get serious.
FP talked energy with Jose Manuel Soria, Spain's point man on everything from green subsidies to offshore drilling.
Europe and the United States are ratcheting up sanctions on Russia, but Putin is not standing still.
With the independence referendum looming, public opinion is shocking the political establishment by shifting in favor of a break from the United Kingdom. Should Europe prepare the welcome mat for a brand-new country?
The threat of British jihadists can't be an excuse for the country to abandon its foundational principles.
A few too many years under the Deutsche Demokratische Republik can wreak havoc on a moral compass.
Remembering Leipzig's Christian Führer and the nobility of nonviolence that changed the world.
Why you can’t just throw money at problems like the Islamic State and Ukraine.
A war within in François Hollande’s teetering government is threatening to end socialism in France as we know it.
Will anyone ever outfox Putin? Why are we still using old solutions to solve the same old Middle East Problems? And where exactly are we going in Afghanistan?
Why can't British intelligence prevent men like James Foley's killer from fighting in Iraq -- or coming home?
How Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban transformed from a dissident compatriot of Vaclav Havel to a would-be Vladimir Putin.
After fleeing their homes and surviving a perilous Mediterranean crossing, African migrants in Italy are falling prey to labor gangs.