Stefano M. Torelli - 21 February 2018
The promises of the leading parties address voters’ imaginary fears rather than practical solutions.
Piotr Buras - 15 February 2018
A Visegrad alliance remains distant for now, but EU must address rising resentment about economic liberalisation in central and eastern Europe.
Ulrike Esther Franke - 07 February 2018
The grand coalition treaty is strongly pro-European in tone, but the devil is in the details – and it could yet be rejected by SPD members.
Pawel Zerka - 31 January 2018
Europe’s decision on whether or not to declare Poland in breach with European rule of law standards comes down to a choice between principles and pragmatism.
Mark Leonard - 22 January 2018
The next German government must lead the way in forging European consensus on migration, foreign policy, and a common system of values. This means it will have to think bigger than ever before.
Josef Janning - 17 January 2018
The days of a towering role for Germany in Europe seem behind us.
Vessela Tcherneva - 09 January 2018
Bulgarian politicians and officials will have to challenge the stereotypes about Bulgaria during their six month presidency and learn to strike coalitions in the EU.
Piotr Buras - 22 December 2017
This will be a gloomy Christmas for all those who care about liberal and European values in Poland.
Gustav Gressel - 21 December 2017
Europe should be worried about the new Austrian government’s proximity to Russia, not Hungary.
Conor Quinn - 11 December 2017
The UK government was deluded when it thought reaching a deal would be easy. It is deluded now in underestimating the concession it has made.
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