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Josh Raisher
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is a Berlin-based freelance writer focusing on foreign policy.

US President Donald Trump does not, to put it lightly, have a warm relationship with Germany, nor with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, against whom …


Stop the presses! Germans want to pay more for a more efficient European Union.


There’s a lot of talk about AI’s potential—and a lot of worry about responsibility.


What we really talk about when we talk about Asia.


A European Encounter (#EuropeCounts) on the impact of youth unemployment on Europe’s social cohesion: Tuesday, January 30, 2 pm, EPC Conference Center, Brussels.


Opinion polls show the center-right in the lead, with the populist Five Star Movement not far behind.

We have lost our editor-in-chief – an outstanding expert, journalist, writer, teacher, colleague, friend.

The German Council on Foreign Relations and the BERLIN POLICY JOURNAL team mourn the death of Dr Sylke Tempel.


Which foreign policy tasks are topping Germany’s to-do list?


Brexit and Trump voters wanted to go back in time. Are the Dutch and the French similarly inclined?


How strong are populists on social media?


What links Donald Trump’s victory, the Brexit vote, and support for Marine Le Pen’s Front National?


The UN’s controversial new ambassador on men, Merkel, and miniskirts.


Public opinion polls on the EU-Turkey relationship show the depth of the problem.

Greece’s former finance minister defends his record and explains how to save Europe.


The Brexit age divide is a continent-wide phenomenon.