Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
I've just re-read my diary "Explaining the EU to Outsiders | by Frank Schnittger - Sept. 29, 2014 " and it seems quiet prescient of what has happened since. It warns of Brexit happening through political miscalculation even though it would not be in the UK's interest if it did happen.

Generally speaking, the EU has responded quite well to the many crises since and is probably in a stronger position than ever before, party due to Brexit, the pandemic and the Ukraine invasion demonstrating the need to stick together if we are not going to be very vulnerable to exogenous threats.

Still have a long way to go though to tackle the cost of living and climate change crises, not to mention Ukraine.

Index of Frank's Diaries

by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Fri Jan 13th, 2023 at 06:53:29 PM EST
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