Angela Merkel
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


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An ironic twist to an outdated law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.”


You said this wasn’t happening

Angela Merkel is suddenly in favor of a Burqa ban

Jazz Shaw Dec 06, 2016 12:31 PM

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

Have we got a deal for you

Sep 2016

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

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…”

Jul 2016

“The suspect was shot dead…”

Jun 2016
May 2016