Sunday, October 23, 2016
  1. A Progressive Political Alliance for Europe

    Kemal Derviş

    A Progressive Political Alliance for Europe


     believes that the key to transforming the EU is a new alignment of moderate parties.

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    If moderate forces in France and Germany fail to join together to create what the US historian Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., called the “vital center,” the assault on economic openness and liberal democracy will gain traction. In this sense, the French and German elections will turn 2017 into be a make-or-break year for the EU. READ MORE

  2. Taking North Korea Seriously

    Carl Bildt

    Taking North Korea Seriously


     thinks that if China is to rein in its volatile client, its legitimate concerns must be addressed.

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    While the crisis in Syria may be the most urgent conflict the next US president will have to address, developments in North Korea could well turn out to be the most intractable. The only way to address them effectively is to get China on board. READ MORE

  3. Steht Amerika vor einer Wave Election?

    Elizabeth Drew
  4. Warum Trump?

    Joseph E. Stiglitz
  5. Europa nach Merkel

    Ashoka Mody

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