Despite some obstacles, it is likely that Ursula von der Leyen will lead the next European Commission.
Europeans credit the EU with promoting peace and prosperity on the continent, but feel it is out of touch with its citizens.
The EU’s long term interests should prevail over short term accommodation of the UK’s whims.
The big prize being eyed by the anti-European and xenophobic parties are the elections to the European Parliament next May.
The UK Foreign Secretary says only hard Brexit can save Britain from “Political Union” in Europe. As if the latter exists!
Claims about a watershed election are exaggerated, says the former UK Minister for Europe.
Europe’s system of horse-trading to choose leaders has produced non-leadership.
Does the EU have usefulness beyond providing peace and stability in Europe?
How can Germany lead the way towards a federal Europe?