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Wanted: Helmsman

The good ship Europa is without a helmsman, rudderless, and drifting aimlessly through the stormy seas, dangerous shoals and shark-infested waters of Brexit, immigration, a…


Good Luck Mutti…

The result of the German election should, but may not, end the blasé and naive narrative that the rise of the far right in Europe…



Mutti Merkel’s Not Finished Yet

Europe’s leading politician is in trouble. Chancellor Angela Merkel won three elections during the golden years of the last decade in Germany but the shine…




Greece: Do Mention The War…

Beware of Greeks Bearing Lists The Greek government, flailing around in a debt crisis partially of its own making, has played the ‘German guilt card’…