The reemergence of US’s erstwhile counterpart from the bipolar world order is an uncomfortable reminder that the presumed age of American hegemony is history.
Instead of strengthening and stabilizing institutions, we are allowing them to fall.
Press freedom is vital for democracy. But as the UK has proven, mass media also have the responsibility to be truthful.
Britain has long opposed an EU defense identity fearing it would undermine NATO. Post Brexit, the remaining 27 members can forge ahead.
Germany is not just a core member of the EU, it is the core member. Being the EU’s biggest asset also means it is its Achilles heel.