Blood from a Stone

Blood from a Stone

I went to Athens to see what economic catastrophe looks like on the ground. What I saw shocked me.

Why Won’t Greece Take a Deal?

Why Won’t Greece Take a Deal?

Half of young Greeks are unemployed, and over 40 percent live in poverty. Is default really worse than letting Europe squeeze the country dry?

The Two Europes

Along with the divide between rich and poor in Europe, another has opened between the mobile and the stationary.

Four More Years: Europe’s Meltdown

Four More Years: Europe’s Meltdown

Why is the Obama administration pressing Europeans to increase military spending? And what should it matter to Washington if Britain remains in the EU?

Nuclear Alert

Nuclear Alert

The red alert from Iran, with some context.

Is Europe Over?

What made Europe a compelling political, economic, and social alternative wedged between Anglo-American free marketeers and Soviet nomenklatura is rapidly becoming a thing of the past.