Posts Tagged: immigration

AfD: a danger for Merkel

Germany recently held regional elections in three states and the outcome proved to be excellent news for Alternative for Germany (AfD). The new party won 15% of the vote in Baden-Württemberg, 12.5% in Rhineland-Palatinate, and more than 24% in the

AfD: a danger for Merkel

Germany recently held regional elections in three states and the outcome proved to be excellent news for Alternative for Germany (AfD). The new party won 15% of the vote in Baden-Württemberg, 12.5% in Rhineland-Palatinate, and more than 24% in the

EU throws money at the migrant problem

On February 3, the EU’s 28 member states agreed upon how exactly to finance a three billion euro migrant facility in Turkey. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, whose country is currently holding the rotating Presidency of the Council of the

EU throws money at the migrant problem

On February 3, the EU’s 28 member states agreed upon how exactly to finance a three billion euro migrant facility in Turkey. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, whose country is currently holding the rotating Presidency of the Council of the

Europe’s shortsighted migrant policy

The European Union has made pathetic attempts to “solve” the current migration status. It has sent ships to the Mediterranean. It has tried to get its member states to agree to take on more migrants so that Italy and Greece

Europe’s shortsighted migrant policy

The European Union has made pathetic attempts to “solve” the current migration status. It has sent ships to the Mediterranean. It has tried to get its member states to agree to take on more migrants so that Italy and Greece

Trouble brewing on the right in Germany

Angela Merkel is in a safer position than most politicians in Europe. She is the head of a grand coalition with the SPD, relegating them to minor coalition partner. She is also very popular with the general population, helping the

Trouble brewing on the right in Germany

Angela Merkel is in a safer position than most politicians in Europe. She is the head of a grand coalition with the SPD, relegating them to minor coalition partner. She is also very popular with the general population, helping the

Why UKIP could not work in the United States

Immigration has become one of the most decisive and explosive political issues in many European countries. In the latest elections for the European Parliament, the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) and the Front National (FN) won their elections in the

Why UKIP could not work in the United States

Immigration has become one of the most decisive and explosive political issues in many European countries. In the latest elections for the European Parliament, the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) and the Front National (FN) won their elections in the