Germany looses momentum

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (left) with President José Manuel Barroso   by Ralph T. Niemeyer For quite a while Germany appeared to stand tall…

Goldman Sucks

Greek Prime Minister Samaras and European Parliament President Schulz Samaras: no pressure by banks to privatise. Schulz: shadow banks can’t be regulated, only the…

More Funds for Surveillance, Border & Asylum

Civil liberties MEPs back funds for asylum, migration and internal security                                                                              by Linda Sommerschütt Border crossing Poland-Ukraine   EU countries will have to allocate…

yet another Smoke-Screen

The European Central Bank in December 2013   “Banking Union” once more provides loopholes bigger than in any Swiss cheese A Comment by Ralph…