European Union

Julia Conley, staff writer
Climate activist Greta Thunberg called the deal, in which officials are still determining whether to apply the lobbyists' advice, a "surrender" to fossil fuel interests.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
sea level rise scenarios
An E.U. agency's new project illustrates how heatwaves, droughts, forest fires...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Their use anywhere, anytime, and by any actor remains completely unacceptable...


With upcoming elections in a Europe beset by rising neo-Nazism, a new campaign by Swedish Social Democrats against the resurgence has a high-profile leader: Rainer Hoess, 48, the grandson of infamous Auschwitz commandant Rudolf Hoess, who presided over the murder of a million Jews and thousands of others. Hoess has spent years speaking to German schoolchildren about a Nazi influence growing now, as then, because "the social safety nets have been torn, and people are left behind...Hopelessness...