Many political and economic certainties were upended in 2013. Reversing Gears covers the issues at the source with commentaries by Hassan Rouhani on Iran’s new international posture, Shinzo Abe on Japan’s “Abenomics,” Park Geun-hye on inter-Korean relations, George Osborne on British austerity, Daniel Yergin on US shale energy, George Soros on Germany’s European policy, and many more.
Now that Russia's war in Ukraine seems likely to continue for some time to come, Europe must accept what that means for its own long-term future. No longer do its pacifist politics or immediate economic interests offer any credible excuse for avoiding radical change.
wonders what it will take to wake up Europe in time to its new geopolitical and ecological realities.