“The country is going through a tense period marked partly by the government’s determination to replace Turkey’s long-standing parliamentary system with a heavily centralized presidential one via a referendum in early 2017…” Since the end of World War II,…

By Dr. Katherine Harris: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has lost control of her country’s refugee crisis.  Nevertheless, she wants to put forward a tough stance on immigration and guarantee success at the polls once again.  In essence, she is…

By Dr. Katherine Harris: Student activism on college and university campuses has sharply increased in the last year.  There is a growing interest in political and community involvement, and students have taken to protests and other forms of activism…