Mikhail Gorbachev’s journey from Communist reformer to “capitalist tool.”
Abstention, not the divided left, was the main beneficiary of French voters' pessimism.
The general election marked a setback for the Scottish National Party. Is the independence dream dead?
A look back at the "French Tito," partisan militant Georges Guingouin.
Palmiro Togliatti helped build the Italian Communist Party into the envy of the European left. But just how tangible was his Italian road to socialism?