Posts Tagged: Angela Merkel
Greece's left-wing government stood up to their creditors, only to be politically executed. Is the far right set to pick up the mantle?
Thriftiness has served Germany well in the past, but the German culture of austerity suffers from selective memory.
Left organizations from all over Europe met in Barcelona to draw up a plan to battle the forces of austerity.
Syriza will not easily sweep the policies of austerity aside, but there is a palpable feeling on the continent that a tide is turning.
Each year Conn Hallinan presents awards to individuals, companies and governments that make following the news a daily adventure.
No one knows what a major state would be like if it radically cut back its intelligence services--but based on the recent American record, it’s hard to imagine we could be anything but better off.
A modest proposal for how to spy more effectively.
What did we think would happen when we bugged German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s phone?
Someone must pay for this national embarrassment.
Poor Bulgaria. Once again the Germans are headed her way—this time armed with nothing more than a change of currency and the policies of austerity that go along with it.