Post Tagged with: "European Union"

Germany and the New Global Order: The Country’s Power Resources Reassessed

Germany and the New Global Order: The Country’s Power Resources Reassessed

By strengthening its power resources, Germany can lay the foundations for more active leadership globally and through a strengthened European liberal order.

‘A Union that Strives for More’: Von der Leyen’s All-inclusive EU Narrative

‘A Union that Strives for More’: Von der Leyen’s All-inclusive EU Narrative

VdL’s ‘all-inclusive’ EU Narrative reflects the circumstances under which she was elected. Yet, it also mirrors the complexities of our era and those of the EU itself.

The New EU-Mercosur Trade Agreement: a New Breath to Free Trade

The New EU-Mercosur Trade Agreement: a New Breath to Free Trade

The EU-MERCOSUR Trade Agreement should be seen as a reaction to protectionism, it means that the international rule-oriented order is still alive for important actors.

Student Feature – Spotlight on Kosovo’s “Special Court”

Student Feature – Spotlight on Kosovo’s “Special Court”

Kosovo Specialist Chambers (KSC) and Specialist Prosecutor’s Office (SPO) is a new ‘hybrid’ court, but concerns over witnesses, security, and legitimacy persist.

Interview – Hans Carl von Werthern

Interview – Hans Carl von Werthern

Ambassador Hans Carl von Werthern discusses Germany-Japan relations, proposals for reform of the UN Security Council, and the impact of the Fukushima disaster in Germany.

Student Feature – Theory in Action: The English School and the EU

Student Feature – Theory in Action: The English School and the EU

The English School’s various conceptions of society provide helpful lenses to make sense of the EU.

The Days of May (Again): What Happens to Brexit Now?

The Days of May (Again): What Happens to Brexit Now?

To snuff out Nigel Farage a second time, the Conservatives will almost certainly elect Boris Johnson, and he will push for a No Deal exit.

Review – The Left Case Against the EU

Review – The Left Case Against the EU

An important contribution to the left debate over the European Union that mercilessly shatters many of the arguments presented by ‘remain and reform’ advocates.

Review – Brexit: The Uncivil War

Review – Brexit: The Uncivil War

This drama speaks to the divide between old and new politics, civility and hatred, and largely succeeds in a balanced critique of both the Leave and Remain campaigns.

Hacking Westphalia: ICT Infrastructures, Fake News and Global Politics

Hacking Westphalia: ICT Infrastructures, Fake News and Global Politics

Digital platforms have opened the way for people to connect, debate and gather information; yet they have also increased the spread of fake news.

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brent Glover, 822nd Base Defense Squadron, Moody Air Force Base, Ga., looks through binoculars during a field training exercise on the Nevada Test and Training Range as part of exercise Desert Eagle March 16, 2011. Desert Eagle is a joint training event with the RAF and the Air Force's 820th BDG designed to improve interoperability during contingency operations.

The Redemption of British-American Special Intelligence Relationship

American intelligence is credible compared with its equivalent in undemocratic societies, but in the interest of objectivity still needs to be challenged.

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