Watch out for Andrea Nahles, the SPD’s leader in the Bundestag.
EU funds for “illiberal” countries come under scrutiny, but there seems little room for manoeuvre.
Waiting for GroKo
Germany may be one step closer to building a coalition government, but four months after the election, there’s still a long way to go.
“A Lost Generation?”
A European Encounter (#EuropeCounts) on the impact of youth unemployment on Europe’s social cohesion: Tuesday, January 30, 2 pm, EPC Conference Center, Brussels.
Good News for Europe
Germany’s prospective government promises EU reform, setting out ambitious goals.
Political Climate Change
Berlin is forfeiting its global role as leader in climate protection.
“We Are Still Part of the Same Family”
Is the transatlantic relationship destined for the dustbin of history?
By failing to mediate the outbreak of Catalan nationalism, the EU stands to lose its soul.
Words Don’t Come Easy: “Maybot”
How the British prime minister got her stinging nickname.
A Digital Defense Alliance
We need a “Cyber NATO” of democratic states.
The threat from Russia is overblown.
Decoding the Debate
Berlin should think twice before abandoning its focus on IT security.
Close-Up: Luigi Di Maio
Who is the young leader of Italy’s populist Five Star Movement?
Arms and the Men
Is the end of nuclear weapons control nigh?
“Do We Want to Re-Enact Yalta?”
Relations between the West and Russia are at their lowest point in more than thirty years. Change will only come with new leadership in the Kremlin.
A Dangerous New Normal
The US has given up its global leadership role: the consequences for 2018.