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Rattled by a Pandemic, People Turn to Leaders — Any Leaders

Rattled by a Pandemic, People Turn to Leaders — Any Leaders

Placing faith in a leader with little control over a virus may seem irrational, but it fills a very human need.
Rattled by a Pandemic, People Turn to Leaders — Any Leaders

Rattled by a Pandemic, People Turn to Leaders — Any Leaders

Placing faith in a leader with little control over a virus may seem irrational, but it fills a very human need.
Germany’s Lessons for China and America

Germany’s Lessons for China and America

Better to love your country with a broken heart than love it blind.
As Paris Tiptoes Toward Normalcy, Infections Are Sharply Down

As Paris Tiptoes Toward Normalcy, Infections Are Sharply Down

But if the initial signs are hopeful, the national mood remains wary of what lies ahead and angry at the government.
As Paris Tiptoes Toward Normalcy, Infections Are Sharply Down

As Paris Tiptoes Toward Normalcy, Infections Are Sharply Down

But if the initial signs are hopeful, the national mood remains wary of what lies ahead and angry at the government.
How the Coronavirus Pushed Germany to Shift Its E.U. Course

How the Coronavirus Pushed Germany to Shift Its E.U. Course

Some may not like it back home, but in the twilight of her career, Angela Merkel joined with France to try to save the European Union.
How the Coronavirus Pushed Germany to Shift Its E.U. Course

How the Coronavirus Pushed Germany to Shift Its E.U. Course

Some may not like it back home, but in the twilight of her career, Angela Merkel joined with France to try to save the European Union.
Merkel and Macron Propose E.U. Coronavirus Aid Fund

Merkel and Macron Propose E.U. Coronavirus Aid Fund

Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed to a $545 billion pandemic recovery fund backed by borrowing by the entire bloc. It would be a major step toward greater European unity.
Merkel and Macron Propose E.U. Coronavirus Aid Fund

Merkel and Macron Propose E.U. Coronavirus Aid Fund

Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed to a $545 billion pandemic recovery fund backed by borrowing by the entire bloc. It would be a major step toward greater European unity.
How France Lost the Weapons to Fight a Pandemic

How France Lost the Weapons to Fight a Pandemic

The French once thought of medical gear, like fighter jets, as a national security asset that had to be made at home. But cuts and outsourcing have left them scrambling for masks, tests and even pain
How France Lost the Weapons to Fight a Pandemic

How France Lost the Weapons to Fight a Pandemic

The French once thought of medical gear, like fighter jets, as a national security asset that had to be made at home. But cuts and outsourcing have left them scrambling for masks, tests and even pain
How France Lost the Weapons to Fight a Pandemic

How France Lost the Weapons to Fight a Pandemic

The French once thought of medical gear, like fighter jets, as a national security asset that had to be made at home. But cuts and outsourcing have left them scrambling for masks, tests and even pain
Locked Down on V-E Day, Europe Celebrates World War II Liberation

Locked Down on V-E Day, Europe Celebrates World War II Liberation

Pandemic restrictions forced ceremonies for the 75th anniversary of Nazi Germany’s surrender to be sharply scaled down. But some poignant rituals went ahead.
Locked Down on V-E Day, Europe Celebrates World War II Liberation

Locked Down on V-E Day, Europe Celebrates World War II Liberation

Pandemic restrictions forced ceremonies for the 75th anniversary of Nazi Germany’s surrender to be sharply scaled down. But some poignant rituals went ahead.
The Coronavirus Pandemic Isn’t Changing Everything

The Coronavirus Pandemic Isn’t Changing Everything

It is just speeding up trends that were already underway.
Pandemic Shakes France’s Faith in a Cornerstone: Strong Central Government

Pandemic Shakes France’s Faith in a Cornerstone: Strong Central Government

Local governments are now challenging the primacy of the centralized state, the foundation of French society, after it allowed supplies of virus-fighting masks and test kits to be depleted.
Pandemic Shakes France’s Faith in a Cornerstone: Strong Central Government

Pandemic Shakes France’s Faith in a Cornerstone: Strong Central Government

Local governments are now challenging the primacy of the centralized state, the foundation of French society, after it allowed supplies of virus-fighting masks and test kits to be depleted.
Despotism, Democracy and the Coronavirus

Despotism, Democracy and the Coronavirus

The battle for humanity and solidarity in the post-American world.
Sugarcoating and Brutal Honesty: How Leaders Are Handling Coronavirus Crisis

Sugarcoating and Brutal Honesty: How Leaders Are Handling Coronavirus Crisis

The pandemic is a challenge not only for public health but also for messaging. Here’s how some world leaders have talked to their citizens about the outbreak.
Sugarcoating and Brutal Honesty: How Leaders Are Handling Coronavirus Crisis

Sugarcoating and Brutal Honesty: How Leaders Are Handling Coronavirus Crisis

The pandemic is a challenge not only for public health but also for messaging. Here’s how some world leaders have talked to their citizens about the outbreak.