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About Maximilien von Berg

Maximilien von Berg holds a BA in International Relations, First Class, and an MPhil in Politics from Oxford University. He has worked in diplomacy for Belgium in East-Jerusalem and as a business consultant in commodities trading and financial regulation in London. Max was 2010 triathlon long distance world champion (18-24 AG) and a reserve for Oxford's blue boat in the 2013 lightweight boat race against Cambridge.

Articles by Maximilien von Berg

This week’s front page editor

Adam Ramsay, Editor

Adam Ramsay is a co-editor of openDemocracyUK.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

What we don't say

This is about foreign labour, the free movement of labour, capital and students, and the perverse effect of casting a ‘protest ballot’.

How the rise of the Front National is reshuffling the political game and endangering France’s relationship with Europe

The Front National and other Eurosceptic parties are becoming increasingly popular and are dominating the political discourse. What are the consequences, both on the national and European level? 

Political apathy: the trademark of youths in advanced European democracies?

Apps won’t tell us where Europe should go; political debates and ambition for our future will.

The ideological drought of the French Socialist Party weakens Europe as a whole

Since the turn of the twenty-first century, it has become much more apparent that the reservoir of ideas on the left in France has dried up. Read more from our You Tell Us bloggers.

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