European Union

Jon Queally, staff writer
"Those who escape democratic accountability must be excluded from access to lobbying."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Monsanto's weed-killer, Roundup
Ahead of vote to determine whether farmers can continue using Monsanto's...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Protests in Poland
'This is a blatant attack by Poland's government on the independence of the...


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...