Europe dodges a bullet

There were huge sighs of relief today within the European Union’s establishment. Fewer Dutch people than expected voted yesterday for …

Does Trump hate the EU?

“Love-in at the White House” was Saturday’s front page headline in the Daily Mail, a British tabloid newspaper. No, it’s …

What did we learn in 2016?

Every year has its twists and turns. But 2016 arguably had more than usual. The political and media establishments are …

Let’s print more money!

Last night, as I uncomfortably jetted southwards across the Atlantic ocean, a reminder of our strange times was hitting the …

Keep the red flags flying high

It’s been revealed that left wing French president Francois Hollande has been paying US$10,000 a month to have a personal …