The extremely small majority by which Ursula von der Leyen passed in the European Parliament confirms our forecasts on what we can expect in the next 5 years in EU politics. [Read now...]
Dr Simon Usherwood on why it is wrong for some to think that new leadership on both sides of the Channel could be a moment to change things more radically. [Read now...]
Are Europe’s new leaders up to the job? Brussels appointment process raises serious legitimacy questions.
It’s not just that the new top team only represents western states. Several of them seem rather unprepared to lead the union. [Read now...]