EU, Merkel Solidarity a Myth; V4 and Nation States provide a dose of RealityCzech republic

EU, Merkel Solidarity a Myth;...

Solidarity tends to be one of those overused EU slogans that has lost all of its meaning. Since September of…

EU Must Realize “Relocation Quotas” Will Only Make Migrant Crisis WorseCzech republic

EU Must Realize “Relocation Quotas”...

Well, the EU had another “Summit”; their pontification is always so predictable. Once again, we heard the same old EU…

EU invests in Africa (good luck) but neglects external border in ItalyEU News

EU invests in Africa (good...

Over the last several months, Angela Merkel and the EU have been seeking out “investments” in Africa to try to…

EU: Why not Deport Migrants “Out of Europe” instead of to Greece or other Member StatesEU News

EU: Why not Deport Migrants...

This week, a desperate EU and Germany proposed another gimmick to try to tackle their self-inflicted migrant crisis.  Maybe one…

Austria Stands Down Turkey; More in EU Will Soon Follow Their LeadEU News

Austria Stands Down Turkey; More...

{Update: Original post below from November 2016 warned of the threat from Turkey’s Erdogan. With events in Holland this weekend,…

EU Clash: Orban and the V4 vs Italy and the Med StatesCzech republic

EU Clash: Orban and the...

* PM Matteo Renzi may be gone, but the battle continues. Just last week, Malta claimed they would “sink” without…

Today’s Mainstream Rebellion found its roots in Hungary 2015EU News

Today’s Mainstream Rebellion found its...

Quite honestly, the success of both Brexit and Donald Trump surprised me.  While not marginalizing their success of today, one…

“a la carte” Solidarity: Some in EU “part-time” Europeans at the borderEU News

“a la carte” Solidarity: Some...

There is one thing the EU does a good job at: inventing useless slogans.  The latest seems to be “a…

The Hypocrisy of Matteo RenziCzech republic

The Hypocrisy of Matteo Renzi

Matteo Renzi, the PM of Italy, is prone to outbursts.  In June 2015, when migrants from Africa were storming the…

EU Migrant Quotas Must Be Defied to Save EuropeCzech republic

EU Migrant Quotas Must Be...

Let’s be frank: The battle to determine the heart and soul of Europe is not some nonsense about solidarity or…