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Militarization

Violation of the principle of separation of religion and state is not the only problem

Violation of the principle of separation of religion and state is not the only problem

Japanese Self-Defense Forces regularly visit a shrine that justifies, among others, World War II.
Far from gaining new soldiers: More and more resignate from the European armies

Far from gaining new soldiers: More and more resignate from the European armies

The situation in the UK, Germany, France and Poland.
France: the war economy and beyond

France: the war economy and beyond

French militarization between de Gaulle's tradition of distancing from the US and Washington's stronger military foot print in Europe.
Political traces of Shinzo Abe’s assassination

Political traces of Shinzo Abe’s assassination

The assasination of the former Prime Minister and attacks on the country's consitution.
Wave of militarization in Europe, Pt.1: Is Germany coming back?

Wave of militarization in Europe, Pt.1: Is Germany coming back?

On the parliaments new special military budget and the debate on reintroducing constription.
Driver or driven: German Chancellor Scholz’ difficult stance in Ukraine conflict

Driver or driven: German Chancellor Scholz’ difficult stance in Ukraine conflict

The German Chancellor had announced a fundamental change in foreign policy - but his own partners question him for not being radical enough.