Presumably, it’s over. In less than 100 days, Hillary Clinton will be chosen by Americans as the 45th president of the United States, and the first woman president. Yet, it would be hazardous to presume that the Democratic candidate will win the election on Nov. 8. Rather, it’s her rival, Donald Trump, who will [Read more]
Power to the people. Dictators hate thinkers, right?
Putin is ... connected to the crises affecting the European Union and the American elections ... he knows more about us than we could ever suspect.
<i>With Brexit, and with Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin and dozens of other populist demagogues, it feels like we are in the closing scenes of “The Empire Strikes Back.”</i>
If the political landscape seems discouraging, it is time to watch “Star Wars” again. It is all there. A republic torn between factions [Read more]
If a government stays stuck in its old ways, an intolerant world where anti-foreign policy runs wild will be born.
The decision of the British majority to abandon the European Union during the referendum on June 24 is not only one more example of how the world is tending toward polarization; it is also an example of how nationalism is gaining strength vis-à-vis international cooperation. There is no doubt: The topic that [Read more]
Six months from the end of Barack Obama’s presidency, Europe has once again raised its head as a matter of concern. The decision by Britain to leave the European Union in the recent referendum will without doubt change the United States’ relationship with Europe. With Britain’s departure, Washington has lost its [Read more]
The neighbor from across the way is hurrying over to make an inquiry. As a volunteer campaign worker for Bernie Sanders, he normally tells political stories, but of course it is about <a href=http://www.sueddeutsche.de/thema/Brexit>Brexit</a>. "So many parallels with the anger of Trump admirers," he says. "Will that be [Read more]
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