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Yascha Mounk in Slate: "The Week Democracy Died"


On August 14, 2016, Slate published a long "cover story" essay by Transatlantic Academy Fellow Yascha Mounk, entitled "The Week Democracy Died." Mounk's piece examines the rise of illiberal democracy and its existential challenge to the liberal democracy many in Europe and North America have taken for granted.

Ivan Krastev in New York Times


On August 8, 2016, the New York Times published an op-ed on "America’s Dangerous ‘Putin Panic’" by Bosch Fellow Ivan Krastev.

Harold James in Project Syndicate


On August 2, 2016, Project Syndicate published an op-ed by Transatlantic Academy Senior Fellow Harold James, entitled "Brexit Fudge."

Steve Szabo on NATO in Defense News


On July 31, 2016, Defense News broadcast an interview with Transatlantic Academy Executive Director Stephen Szabo on NATO and the U.S. presidential election as well as the alliance's shifting priorities.

Transatlantic Academy Announces New Fellows Working On “Germany and the United States in the 21st Century”


WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, the Transatlantic Academy announced its 2016-17 fellows who will examine and explore “Germany and the United States in the 21st Century” in its ninth fellowship year of rigorous and collaborative academic research.

Speck, Szabo, and Sherr in Carnegie Europe


On June 15, 2016, Judy Dempsey's Strategic Europe blog at Carnegie Europe featured responses to the question "Has the West Forgotten Ukraine?" including by Senior Fellow Ulrich Speck, Executive Director Stephen Szabo, and Bosch Fellow James Sherr.

Speck, Szabo, and Meister in Carnegie Europe


On June 1, 2016, Judy Dempsey's Strategic Europe blog at Carnegie Europe featured responses to the question "Is Europe Wobbling Over Sanctions on Russia?" including by Senior Fellow Ulrich Speck, Executive Director Stephen Szabo, and Nonresident Fellow Stefan Meister.

Ulrich Speck in Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung


On May 31, 2016, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung published an op-ed by Transatlantic Academy Senior Fellow Ulrich Speck, entitled "Wie Merkel gegen Putin die Oberhand behält."

TA And FPRI conference on "Russian Foreign Policy in the Putin Era"


On April 11, 2016, the Transatlantic Academy and the Foreign Policy Research Institute collaborated with the University of Pennsylvania’s Perry World House, the Penn-Temple European Studies Colloquium, and the Atlantic Council’s Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center in a day-long conference hosted as part of the Penn Slavic Department’s annual Slavic Symposium entitled “Russian Foreign Policy in the Putin

Ivan Krastev in New York Times


On May 15, 2016, The New York Times published an op-ed by Bosch Fellow Ivan Krastev, entitled "Why Putin Tolerates Corruption."

In the piece, Krastev examines why Russian President Vladimir Putin has not waged a "war on corruption" in the manner that Chinese President Xi Jinping has.