John Foster / 01 Mar 2024

In Need of a New Colour Scheme

Eurowhiteness, by Hans Kundnani

The EU bills itself as the cosmopolitan project of our time, proof that nation-states can overcome their differences and become the basis for a civilised order based on shared values.(...)

Max Sattonnay / 20 Jul 2023

Making Spain Far-Right Again

The Verónica Fumanal Interview

It's all about the truth. Veteran Spanish political consultant Verónica Fumanal spoke with The Battleground about the impact of the 2023 election campaign on the country's press.(...)

Charlie Bertsch / 02 Feb 2023

Pre-Neoliberal Poland

Krzysztof Kieślowski’s The Scar

Krzysztof Kieślowski's 1976 film The Scar, which chronicles the construction and operation of a large chemical factory, breaks many of the rules that had governed narrative cinema since the silent era.(...)
Joel Schalit / 01 Feb 2023

Slouching Towards Netanyahustan

Israeli Democracy in Crisis

It's not every day you get a personal tour of a supreme court. But I did. In 2017, a family friend was retiring from Israel's judiciary and invited me to Jerusalem to see where he worked.(...)

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