Tsipras won the battle on a question of principle - the need for a new Europe -
even if he lost the war that ensued. What are the implications for the Greek
left and for Europe? (Long: 9,000 words) Français.Deutsch.
As Greek-German antipathy threatens to tear Europe apart, a committed European - and Greek-German - challenges each of his nations' stubborn provincialisms to offer a vision for European reconciliation.
His new film The Cut directly confronts the Armenian genocide. We talk to acclaimed Turkish-German filmmaker Fatih Akin about genocide commemorations, the Turkish-German community, and what Turkey's notorious Article 301 is doing to debate.
Germany's strategy towards Russia has gone so well that in the present crisis Vladimir Putin thinks he can be confident that Europe will not use force to defend Ukraine, and that the EU’s will to confront Russia through political means is also extremely fragile.
The elephant in the recent Eurogroup meeting room was Greece's 2010 failed structural readjustment programme, admonished by Yanis Varoufakis as 'fiscal waterboarding'. Why does Germany persist in defending it?
El objetivo principal de Podemos es aglutinar una amplia
mayoría, lo que en la práctica significa poner en pie un partido de clases
medias que deje atrás el eje Derecha/Izquierda y ocupe la centralidad política. Publicado previamente en Can Europe Make It. English.
goal of Podemos is to marshal an ample majority, which means in practice to build
a middle-class party, and to give up the traditional Left/Right axis for a
position of centrality. Español.
Right-wing extremism continues to be
perceived by mainstream media and statutory organizations as a predominantly “male problem” since the stereotypical view regards
white women as non-violent, peaceful, loving and caring individuals. This is
Especially in some
European countries, dealing with the dark sides of one’s history has become a
significant topos. Without such a change in cultures of commemoration of
the different European countries, a European Union would have been impossible.