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Europe

23 June 2017

Brexit talks: five points to bring to the table

As Remainers try to rewrite the script, a reminder of what should top the agenda.

Helmut Kohl and the lost promise of reunification

Germany is yet to realise the democratic potential of 1989.

Is there no end to Merkel’s rule?

Her party has won another state election, but she’s not invincible.

15 May 2017

Populism on the ropes? Don’t be so sure

Macron's win is a small victory for a Euro-establishment in crisis.

Why Britain should go big on electric cars

After Brexit, we can finally invest properly in new sectors.

President Macron: a Pyrrhic victory for the EU elite

The rise of Macron confirms the corrosion of politics as we knew it.

5 April 2017

The decay of the French political class

As the election approaches, the two main parties are becoming irrelevant.

4 April 2017

Behind the phoney war over Gibraltar

The biggest Brexit battle is still at home.

4 April 2017

Sorry, Juncker, the EU is nothing like the US

The difference between the two unions? Democracy.

29 March 2017

Article 50: the dawn of a new democratic era

Today is a wonderful and historic day for Britain and for Europe.