Ireland
Britain Faces a Brave New World After Brexit

Britain Faces a Brave New World After Brexit

As the clock ticks down on Britain’s exit from the European Union, one could not go far wrong casting British Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn as the hopeful Miranda in Shakespeare’s Tempest: "How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world that has such people in’t." And...

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Ireland’s Taking $380 Million Out of Fossil Fuels. Where Should It Go?

What Ireland Can Teach Europe

The tiny Irish village of Ballingarry, in the heart of County Limerick, with its narrow streets and multiple churches, seems untouched by time and untroubled by the economic and political cross currents tearing away at the European Union (EU). But Ireland can be a...

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Is Europe Headed for a ‘Lexit’?

Is Europe Headed for a ‘Lexit’?

When European Union President Jean-Claude Juncker addressed the European Parliament in Strasbourg this past September, he told them the organization was facing an "existential crisis." In part, he blamed "national governments so weakened by the forces of populism"...

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