Angela Merkel
Jun 2018

Angela Merkel scrambling to avoid EU meltdown

Jazz Shaw Jun 17, 2018 9:31 AM

And possibly her own exit this week

The name probably could have used a second pass

This time from her own coalition

“There are thousands of people in the country and we don’t know who they are.”

Democratic socialists are not amused.

Trump spokesperson: Of course he’s going to G7

Taylor Millard Jun 07, 2018 4:41 PM

Why not?

May 2018

Brokeback military

“What happened (in Ellwangen) was a slap in the face of the law-abiding population.”

Admitting you have a problem is the first step

Apr 2018

How bad is antisemitism getting in Germany?

Jazz Shaw Apr 26, 2018 12:31 PM

Probably worse than you’ve heard

Mar 2018

Let’s see how long this lasts

Dec 2017

A German and Romanian surge toward Trumpism?

Jazz Shaw Dec 04, 2017 2:31 PM

Controlling their own destiny

Nov 2017

Surprise, surprise, surprise

“the men were suspected of acting on behalf of the Islamic State…”

The end of the age of Merkel and open borders

Jazz Shaw Nov 20, 2017 8:01 AM

Winning the battle but losing the war

Oct 2017

The price of accomodation

Sep 2017

A winner with a thin ruling coalition

Socialist parties on the decline in Europe

John Sexton Sep 22, 2017 9:21 PM

“There is even a new word for the social democratic swoon: Pasokization…”

Hungary: “Hold mah beer”

We already knew. Just ask Pastor Andrew Brunson

Aug 2017

Somebody wants to take US nukes out of Germany

Jazz Shaw Aug 24, 2017 12:41 PM

Yeah. Who needs those?

Jul 2017

They may be on to something

Why on Earth would I do that?

Jun 2017

G-20 showdowns: Putin to meet Trump on “sidelines”

Ed Morrissey Jun 29, 2017 9:21 AM

Merkel plots confrontation on climate change.

Enough is enough

May 2017

The politics of Angela Merkel’s friendship

Jazz Shaw May 29, 2017 8:01 AM

More politics than policy

“Evolving”?

Cultural integration is back in style

On second thought…

Live up to the deal

Mar 2017

The ties that don’t bind

Politico: On climate change too?

Did they wind up flipping a coin, or what?

Feb 2017

Not giving direct credit to Trump, but…

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An ironic twist to an outdated law

What could possibly go wrong?

Dec 2016

Merkel: Islamic terror is our most difficult test

John Sexton Dec 31, 2016 8:01 PM

“We are stronger together.”

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.”

Timelines.

You said this wasn’t happening

Angela Merkel is suddenly in favor of a Burqa ban

Jazz Shaw Dec 06, 2016 12:31 PM

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