David Davis, U.K. Brexit Negotiator, Resigns

David Davis, U.Okay. Brexit Negotiator, Resigns

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May was making an attempt on Monday to avoid wasting her technique for quitting the European Union after the late-night resignation of her chief negotiator for withdrawal, David Davis, who stepped down in protest over her plans for Brexit, Britain’s departure from the bloc. Mrs. May’s proposal, which might maintain […]

Opinion

Opinion

But NATO shouldn’t be a golf membership, and cash, the one factor Mr. Trump prizes, is only one, slim measure of the prices and advantages of belonging. This president has proven no understanding of the facility of partnership, and the reciprocal nature of its bonds, in an alliance that stands for one thing far greater […]

How a Place That Welcomed Migrants Turned Against Them

How a Place That Welcomed Migrants Turned Against Them

MACERATA, Italy — At the tip of his taking pictures rampage because the police closed in, Luca Traini climbed the steps of a Fascist-era monument, wrapped himself in an Italian flag and straightened his arm in a Fascist salute. He had shot and wounded six African migrants — from Ghana, Mali and Nigeria — on […]

Theresa May Wins Cabinet Agreement to Hew to E.U. Rules

Theresa May Wins Cabinet Agreement to Hew to E.U. Rules

LONDON — Britain’s prime minister, Theresa May, took on hard-liners inside her personal cupboard on Friday and received their settlement for plans to melt the financial injury from withdrawal from the European Union by protecting the nation tied to lots of the guidelines they abhor. The cupboard showdown — or “body-bag summit,” because it was […]

Why Europe Could Melt Down Over a Simple Question of Borders

Why Europe Could Melt Down Over a Simple Question of Borders

Populist supporters would usually convey up refugees as a focus and bodily manifestation of bigger, extra summary fears. They would usually say, as one lady advised me outdoors a rally for the Alternative for Germany, a rising populist celebration, that they feared their nationwide identification was being erased. “Germany needs a positive relationship with our […]

Citizens of the EU Are Being Given the Chance to Vote Down Daylight Saving Time

Citizens of the EU Are Being Given the Chance to Vote Down Daylight Saving Time

Mark Brown adjusts clocks on the wall at Brown?s Old Time Clock Shop March 6, 2007 in Plantation, Florida.Photo: Getty The European Commission is giving residents of the European Union the chance to forged their vote in a public ballot that might result in the elimination of the sleep-depraving follow of adjusting clocks twice a […]

For Europe, Cutting the Flow of Migrants Challenges Basic Ideals

For Europe, Cutting the Flow of Migrants Challenges Basic Ideals

But is that this the Europe of its founders, or is it one thing harsher, much less optimistic and self-confident? Mr. Kurz, whose nation has simply taken over the revolving presidency of the European Union, acknowledges that that is “an important moment, a very sensitive time.” The difficulty burst into the headlines this week when […]

Trump Says He’s a Free-Trader at Heart. He Isn’t Acting Like It.

Trump Says He’s a Free-Trader at Heart. He Isn’t Acting Like It.

Still, Mr. Trump hasn’t acknowledged that many United States industries — not simply overseas ones — profit from tariffs. Detroit’s Big Three automakers nonetheless promote so many vans within the United States, and at such excessive revenue margins, largely due to an present 25 % tariff on imports. The United States additionally has comparatively excessive […]

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Opinion

The deeper reason behind the disaster, nevertheless, is that the C.S.U., which has dominated Bavarian politics for many years, is threatened by the rising reputation of Alternative for Germany, or AfD, the bigoted nativist social gathering that’s now the nation’s third largest. That’s partly as a result of the C.D.U. has dragged its Bavarian sister […]

On Brexit, It’s Decision Time for Theresa May (and for Her Critics)

On Brexit, It’s Decision Time for Theresa May (and for Her Critics)

LONDON — “Brexit” hard-liners have been in comparison with frogs being boiled alive, unaware that the water is being heated regularly to deadly temperatures. The flames shall be licking the edges of the pot this Friday for a essential assembly of Britain’s bitterly divided cupboard, and the query is whether or not the frogs will […]