People rarely talk about the overall objectives of the ‘European Project.’ Much of Europe’s political class acts as if it’s a non-issue.
Airlines might start cancelling flights as early as six months before the end of Brexit negotiation period if no deal is reached.
Kohl’s funeral showed just how far Europe has come since the division and war. His vision of peace, unity and shared identity is gradually becoming a reality.
It would be hard to understand either disaster without a reference to the brutal ravages of two out-of-control markets which habitually devastate lives.
Politicians are forever legitimising their actions by co-opting history to their side, often quite cynically so.