Athens Is Being Blackmailed

Greece’s creditors hope that by unleashing chaos, they can bring the country to its knees ahead of Sunday's referendum. Greeks must not give in.


Greece to Shut Down Banks Monday to Prevent Collapse

Greece will shut down its financial system Monday to prevent collapse. Will PM Tsipras finally compromise, or will Athens fall into the economic abyss?


With an Assist From Putin, Greece — for Now — Wins

The prospect of Russian President Vladimir Putin rescuing Greece might be enough to get Europe to cave to Athen's debt demands.

Best Defense

Surprised to see Churchill’s take on the German problem was the same as mine

A couple of years ago I mentioned in this blog my belief that the core challenge facing Europe is not Russia or stability or democracy, but Germany. This bothered some people.

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