Reflections on the need to guard against the false prophets of making hay out of the current situation by effectively doing China’s bidding inside Europe, especially inside Germany.
Could Magnitsky-style social media campaigns challenge authoritarians like Putin and Xi?
The EU tends to move more slowly — but it does get its act together.
As much as the current German government would wish otherwise, the North Stream 2 pipeline controversy continues to threaten European unity as well as transatlantic solidarity.
The EU’s patience to throw Italy yet another lifeline after the current one is rapidly vanishing.
Faced with the Biden administration, Germany must finally come to terms with its geostrategic obligations and commitments.
Will Germany learn to live up to the harder part of its global responsibilities?
The long march of the 1968 generation through politics is coming to its end. Biden is the big exception. He will be 1968er’s last hurrah.
A Trump defeat signals the beginning of the end of nationalist populist politics worldwide.
In absolute terms, all states or groups of states around the globe are going to emerge weakened from the 2020 coronavirus crisis.