Articles on Susi Dennison

Sleeping with the enemy: the dangers for Europe of accommodating nationalists (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 27 February 2019

Politicians from Macron to Di Maio have co-opted right-wing nationalist strategies in order to reach disillusioned voters. Instead, Europe's leaders must focus on crafting a new narrative ahead of May's EP elections. 

Chequers Mate (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 29 August 2018

There has been relatively little discussion of the substance of the Chequers White Paper - especially when it comes to security

The European budget talks: Financial threat to a global Europe (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 16 April 2018

Although talks on the EU’s next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) might appear dull on the surface, we should force ourselves to take notice of them and emphasise the long-term importance of the external tranche of the budget.

UK treads a lonely path on Russia crisis (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 16 March 2018

It is hard to imagine a UK government even just three years ago not having coordinated its public statements step by step with European partners.

Post-Brexit security concerns should safeguard scandal-hit UK aid budget (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 23 February 2018

The UK sees overseas aid as an important part of its approach to international security. With Brexit it is already feeling vulnerable enough without introducing new security worries.

Tackling the new consensus on migration (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 13 October 2017

For ambitious and principled EU leaders, here is how to re-set the debate on migration at the European Council.

Lessons for the Left (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 27 July 2017

The parties of the European Left have still to establish clear positions on the nativist vs internationalist debate that defines contemporary politics.

UK election: Brexit is back (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 02 June 2017

Corbyn’s focus on the domestic issues behind the Brexit vote, rather than on Brexit itself, may prove to be the better campaign strategy.

Will Germany make room for Macron? (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 12 May 2017

France is ready to come back to the centre of the European project, but Germany will need to compromise to make things work.

Brexit looms large over UK election (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 19 April 2017

The Prime Minister’s opportunistic decision to capitalise on her strong domestic standing is complicated by the international context.