This crisis shows, similar to Brexit, how interconnected the economies, societies and states of the European Union are today. Traffic jams at the borders, selfish member states, disputes about the financial policy course are not arguments against Europe but show the necessity for a smarter Europe: cooperation, exchange, collaboration, solidarity, growing individually by working together.Continue Reading
No crisis justifies the total dismantling of democracy. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has extended his power in Hungary with a set of new laws. Despite the spread of the new coronavirus: this shouldn’t have happened.
A commentary by Sabine Leutheusser-Schnarrenberger, deputy chairwoman of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom and former Minister of Justice in Germany.