Posts Tagged: EU
Donald Trump is declaring war on the world.
As America braces itself for the landfall of Hurricane Trump, it’s instructive to look at Europe's populist leaders for they hold clues to our future.
The problems facing the Spanish left mirror the crisis engulfing Europe.
The EU needs to increase funding to help out the economically dislocated, or it will face more exits.
Whatever party ends up on top in the Spanish election, it will have to form a coalition, thus ending the reign of the two-party system that has dominated the country since Franco.
A likely vote of no confidence in Portugal’s hard-right government will signify whether voters in the EU can still choose their own government.
Can the EU coalesce around the need to save migrant lives at risk in the Mediterranean?
The deal that was cut in Brussels buys Greece valuable time.
Nearly one-fifth of seats in the European Parliament will now be held by parties devoted to destroying it from within.
Events appear to be moving toward a political solution to the East-West standoff over Ukraine. But as Clausewitz once noted: “Against stupidity, no amount of planning will prevail.”