Category: EUROPEAN UNION

The G20 From Hell

In Hamburg, Merkel collected a win on climate change; a relative win on trade (with the US self-excluded); but a miserable loss on mass migration. No NATO power at the G-20 would have had the balls to publicly connect the dots between ghastly US/NATO wars in Afghanistan, Libya,READ ON

After Hamburg protests, German government plans crackdown on left-wing views

The slogan “Rock Against the Left” had previously been associated with neo-Nazi rock bands such as “Freikorps” and “Sturmfront.” The far-right press in Germany warmly welcomed Maas’s proposal. The “new right” Junge Freiheitnewspaper quoted a statement by Nazi-linked German-Italian rockREAD ON

Washington and Berlin on a Collision Course

Germany accused the United States of trying to stop the Nord Stream 2 pipeline of Russia to the EU so that the US can export their liquid natural gas to the EU, making the EU dependent on the United States.”READ ON

The Single Party French State … as the Majority of Voters Abstain

Since Macron successfully lured two Republican politicians into prominent positions in his government – Edouard Philippe as Prime Minister and Bruno LeMaire as Economics Minister – it is hard even for the Republicans’ current leader, François Baroin, to explain justREAD ON

Assault on Language, Part 2: “Extremism”

In addition, there is my allegedly “extreme” position on the environment, which is not so much a priority for “Die Linke” but is the most important issue of all for me personally. I am convinced that only a radical transformationREAD ON