Sunday, March 1, 2015
  1. The Perilous Politics of the Euro

    Andrés Velasco

    The Perilous Politics of the Euro

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     wonders whether the common currency will abort the political union that it was meant to advance.

    Euro currency Kevin Harber/Flickr

    The jury is still out on whether Greece will manage to avoid default, remain in the eurozone, and reverse the brutal contraction of its economy. But any fair panel already would have issued a verdict on the political consequences of the common currency: utter failure. READ MORE

  2. Europe’s Sovereignty Illusion

    Javier Solana

    Europe’s Sovereignty Illusion

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     calls out European leaders who believe that purely national solutions are still possible.

    Column people illusion Tinou Bao/Flickr

    The European Union has taken democratic integration – driven by the free will of its members, rather than military force – to unprecedented levels, securing its place at the forefront of institutional innovation. But today, sentiment in the EU seems to lean toward “conflict," rather than “cooperation." READ MORE

  3. الصين وتحدي ازدواج المسار

    Andrew Sheng, ET AL
  4. الحمض النووي للسياسة الخارجية الألمانية

    Frank-Walter Steinmeier
  5. داعش في أميركا

    Christopher R. Hill

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