Judy Dempsey


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The unfulfilled promise of the revolutions of 1989

Thirty years later, the push for European unity is still coming up short.

August 29, 2019

Can Ursula von der Leyen save the transatlantic relationship?

The nominee for president of the European Commission is well-suited to rise to the challenge of President Trump.

July 5, 2019

NATO just turned 70 — and it’s showing its age

It's becoming increasingly clear that the alliance today is ill-prepared to deal with myriad complex threats.

April 4, 2019

Europe needs to show Britain the door

Continuing British membership in the European Union would be poisonous.

January 30, 2019

Angela Merkel needs to send a tough message to Moscow. Here’s how.

It's time for Berlin to pull out of Nord Stream 2.

December 6, 2018

Kosovo and Serbia are talking about redrawing their borders. It’s a terrible idea.

Politicians in the volatile Western Balkans are embarking on a high-risk gamble.

September 19, 2018

Trump may be doing the European Union and NATO a big favor

Trump’s demands are forcing U.S. allies to get their act together.

July 6, 2018

Angela Merkel is becoming Europe’s weakest link

Can Germany show that it is truly prepared to advance European ambitions?

April 27, 2018

The European Union has decided that it’s time to cuddle up to dictators

Europe once prided itself on its defense of liberal values. No more.

March 21, 2018