Germany
Jun 2017

“Germany is certainly not the country in which antisemitic prejudices should be glossed over”

Enough is enough

May 2017

The politics of Angela Merkel’s friendship

Jazz Shaw May 29, 2017 8:01 AM

More politics than policy

“We Europeans truly have to take our fate into our own hands.”

Cultural integration is back in style

On second thought…

Apr 2017
Mar 2017

And a taco bowl too.

UK: Brexit will launch on March 29th

Ed Morrissey Mar 20, 2017 8:41 AM

Divorce, European style.

Berlin wall.

Politico: On climate change too?

“The suspect — described only as a 36-year-old man from the former Yugoslavia…”

Did they wind up flipping a coin, or what?

Feb 2017

Hey, it’s probably cheaper than a hearing

“…nobody will volunteer to return to their home country if there isn’t also a forced deportation scheme in place.”

Jan 2017

A bit more freedom of speech in Germany

Jazz Shaw Jan 26, 2017 8:01 AM

An ironic twist to an outdated law

“With that being said, NATO is very important to me.”

What could possibly go wrong?

“The clear aim was to prevent similar events to those of last year.”

Dec 2016

Merkel: Islamic terror is our most difficult test

John Sexton Dec 31, 2016 8:01 PM

“We are stronger together.”

Dimensions.

Berlin truck attack suspect killed in shootout

John Sexton Dec 23, 2016 2:31 PM

“underlines the importance of an increased control over our territory…”

When the WaPo advises Angela Merkel

Jazz Shaw Dec 22, 2016 4:01 PM

Do as we say, not as our voters do

“…authorities were unable to deport him as they could not prove his identity.”

“Berlin seems to be one of only times ISIS has taken credit when attacker still at large.”

“We must get used to the idea that he was possibly not the perpetrator…”

You said this wasn’t happening

About face

Nov 2016

Four more years of Merkel?

Jazz Shaw Nov 22, 2016 9:01 AM

Down but not out

A sound move, but was it more politics than law enforcement?

She’s having a fresh look at those immigration policies

Oct 2016

Does Europe need its own army?

Jazz Shaw Oct 12, 2016 3:01 PM

The European Union neither wants nor needs a standing army, nor could they likely control one

This should work out brilliantly, assuming you like riding horses

Sep 2016

The “far right” continues to gain ground as traditional parties flounder

“It could be that this was a sleeper cell.”

The Chancellor takes a beating on her home turf as Germans reject immigrant wave

Aug 2016

“Her conservative party is expected to take a beating in two regional elections next month…”

“I don’t want to encounter a burqa in this country. In that sense I am burqaphobic.”