Stefano M. Torelli - 21 February 2018
The promises of the leading parties address voters’ imaginary fears rather than practical solutions.
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.
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.
Josef Janning - 08 November 2017
The indications are this new German government will struggle to take advantage of the foreign policy opportunities presented by this election.
- 29 September 2017
The Catalan government is depriving over 45 million Spaniards of their democratic right to decide on the future of their own country.
Francisco de Borja Lasheras - 22 September 2017
Spain faces its worst constitutional crisis since the failed 1981 coup d’état, driven by Brexit-style populism
Piotr Buras - 21 September 2017
The contest between the Greens and the FDP could determine the course of Germany’s future.
Ulrike Esther Franke - 08 September 2017
The televised debates sum up Germany's election campaign perfectly: they have been strangely devoid of proposals, and filled with reactiveness.
Josef Janning - 01 September 2017
Holding on to Merkel seems motivated by the wish to preserve the status quo.
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