Merkel

Germany Looks at Russia and Ukraine and Sees 1914
March 13, 2014

World War I analogies are everywhere in the German press.

The Galling Misuse Of The German Example
April 25, 2012

I don’t usually wade into global economic policy here on the Stump, but as Mitt Romney reminded us in his speech last night, the 2012 presidential race is “still about the economy—and we’re not stupid.” So after coming across a particular pet peeve of mine just now, I’m going to wade on in. In its lead editorial today, the Wall Street Journal pushes back at the broadening ranks urging Germany to loosen up on its austerity mantra for Europe. I’m not going to get into that fight now—I figure this guy’s got it under control.