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Europe's Future
Europe's Future
Activist Tess Asplund confronts neo-Nazis at a rally in Sweden. Screen Capture from YouTube.
Sweden’s Immigration Conundrum

Intolerance by and against Muslim migrants has marred life in this once tranquil social democracy. But Sweden is still better placed than most countries in Europe to deal with these problems.

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The Man Who Disliked Saints

Hailed as a prophet and reviled as a racist, Jean Raspail novelized Europe’s immigration crisis—forty years before it happened.

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Let Data Flow

Europe shouldn’t sacrifice the future of its digital economy for short-term political posturing.

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The Political Right(s) in France

After moving left for most of its history, is French politics now turning to the far Right?

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The Uber Disruptor

Can Europe’s leaders muster up enough nerve not to fight economic modernization?

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Xi who must be obeyed

The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.

Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

Asia's Game of Thrones

As Duterte continues to slam the U.S. and look to China, Japan is caught in an awkward position.


By snubbing nuclear power, Berlin has consigned itself to decades of coal dependence.

The European Immigration Crisis

There is nothing so permanent as a temporary measure.

Miracles Can Happen

It’s probably not a model for the country (as some analysts would have it), but it shows that compromise is possible when all parties involved are committed to finding a practical solution.

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