Articles on Britain in Europe

Europe’s Galápagos moment (Commentary)

Mark Leonard - 30 April 2015

It may be that Europe’s postmodern order has become so advanced and particular to its environment that it is impossible for others to follow

The battle of Europe’s utopias (Commentary)

Francisco de Borja Lasheras - 28 January 2015

The EU’s austerity policies have led to a fragmentation of its power, encouraging the rise of populist parties.

Affinity without purpose: Britain and Germany in the EU (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 26 January 2015

British-German relations, while shaped by a mutual sense of respect, are almost at a loss on a common agenda.

What can go wrong for Europe in 2015? (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 09 January 2015

Two all-too-plausible scenarios could turn 2015 into an annus horribilis for the Union.