Top Leaderboard, Site wide
Truthdig: Drilling Beneath the Headlines
July 25, 2017 Disclaimer: Please read.

Statements and opinions expressed in articles are those of the authors, not Truthdig. Truthdig takes no responsibility for such statements or opinions.

The Unwomanly Face of War
The Life of Caliph Washington

Truthdig Bazaar
The Day Wall Street Exploded

The Day Wall Street Exploded

By Beverly Gage

The Jook

The Jook

Gary Phillips

more items


Tag: Eu

Europe After 3 Years of Austerity

Posted on Mar 1, 2013 ENLARGE


Square, Category Page

Horses Have a Beef

Posted on Feb 28, 2013 ENLARGE

Beppe Grillo

Posted on Feb 27, 2013 ENLARGE

pfala (CC BY-ND 2.0)

Europe’s Carbon Market Limps On

The European Parliament’s Environment Committee is supporting a plan to prop the price of a tonne of carbon by withdrawing an oversupply of credits from the market.

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 READ MORE

Free-Trade Valentine

Posted on Feb 15, 2013 ENLARGE

Cameron About the EU

Posted on Jan 27, 2013 ENLARGE

Cameron and EU

Posted on Jan 18, 2013 ENLARGE

U.S. Navy/MC1 Eileen Kelly Fors

God Loves Us and We Will Bomb You

The utopian and missionary qualities of American political belief began in the Puritans’ Calvinist theology of “the Elect,” the chosen people.

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 READ MORE

French in Mali

Posted on Jan 15, 2013 ENLARGE

Euro Not Out of Woods

Posted on Jan 13, 2013 ENLARGE

Life of Greece

Posted on Dec 26, 2012 ENLARGE

Global Governance at Heart of Failed Foreign Policies

The United States and the European Union remain impotent or irresolute observers of the most important issues of political “governance” of concern these days.

Posted on Dec 18, 2012 READ MORE

Sisyphus in Economics

Posted on Dec 14, 2012 ENLARGE

The Internet Turf War

At the World Conference on International Telecommunications in Dubai, governments are trying to get their hands and handcuffs on the Internet; some scientists have posited that homosexuals inherit the trait from their opposite-sex parent; meanwhile, Italy’s disgraced Silvio Berlusconi prepares to run again. These discoveries and more after the jump.

Posted on Dec 13, 2012 READ MORE

European Union & Nobel Peace Prize

Posted on Dec 11, 2012 ENLARGE


Posted on Nov 23, 2012 ENLARGE

Greece and EU Aid

Posted on Nov 12, 2012 ENLARGE

EU Budget Cut Row

Posted on Nov 5, 2012 ENLARGE

Helping Hand

Posted on Oct 27, 2012 ENLARGE

The EU Scream

Posted on Oct 14, 2012 ENLARGE

EU’s Nobel Peace Prize

Posted on Oct 14, 2012 ENLARGE

Nobel Peace Prize to European Union

Posted on Oct 13, 2012 ENLARGE

The Burden

Posted on Oct 12, 2012 ENLARGE

Spanish Leadership

Posted on Sep 19, 2012 ENLARGE

Euro Crisis

Posted on Aug 26, 2012 ENLARGE

Stalemate in Siena

The European Union is at risk of being destroyed by the euro. The credit crisis founded upon the swindle by Wall Street that was retailed to Europe’s banks has created divisions in Europe which are undermining what was supposed to be mutual confidence and solidarity among the 17 members of the euro zone.

Posted on Jul 17, 2012 READ MORE

Photo by motiqua (CC-BY)

Europe Still Trying to Squeeze Into America’s Jeans

Nearly every step in the federalist direction has produced unnecessary complication and strain in the EU. Portugal is not Iowa. Italy cannot become California.

Posted on Jul 11, 2012 READ MORE

Euro and Spain

Posted on Jun 28, 2012 ENLARGE

Photo by Rock Cohen (CC-BY-SA)

Euro Must Have Reform, Not Americanization

On Tuesday the European Council published a new proposal for European monetary reform that rests on continued monetary union—the source of the present crisis.

Posted on Jun 26, 2012 READ MORE

Collapsing Eurozone

Posted on Jun 16, 2012 ENLARGE

Euro Bailouts Flag

Posted on Jun 14, 2012 ENLARGE

Questions on Greece

Posted on Jun 10, 2012 ENLARGE

Spain’s Broke

Posted on Jun 8, 2012 ENLARGE

Euro Crisis Threatens U.S. Economic Growth

Posted on Jun 6, 2012 ENLARGE

Greek Tragedy

Posted on May 15, 2012 ENLARGE

Hollande & Merkel

Posted on May 8, 2012 ENLARGE

Which Way, France?

Posted on May 5, 2012 ENLARGE


Posted on Apr 26, 2012 ENLARGE

Euro Flag

Posted on Apr 1, 2012 ENLARGE

EU President Herman Van Rompuy

Posted on Mar 3, 2012 ENLARGE

Parti socialiste (CC-BY)

Will Greece Be Ruled by the Bankers or Its People?

The most central and constant dilemma in modern politics—whether the will of the people or that of bureaucrats and specialists should rule—is on full display in Greece.

Posted on Mar 3, 2012 READ MORE

Euro Hot Air Balloon

Posted on Feb 26, 2012 ENLARGE

Zuccotti Park Reoccupied

Barricades in Zuccotti Park have finally come down, causing protesters to immediately reoccupy; in the face of budget cuts, some teachers opt to work for free; meanwhile, Kopimism, a new religion based on file-sharing, emerges. These discoveries and more after the jump.

Posted on Jan 10, 2012 READ MORE

Wikimedia Commons

Germany’s Jobless Rate Drops to 20-Year Low

If only we could import a little bit of Germany right now—in a good way. Unlike many of its European neighbors, Germany is enjoying a bit of an economic boost in that its unemployment rate dropped to a record low for the month of December.

Posted on Jan 3, 2012 READ MORE

Three Wise Men

Posted on Dec 20, 2011 ENLARGE


Posted on Dec 15, 2011 ENLARGE

Wikimedia Commons

Germany Dominates Europe Once Again

Germany, as we all know, is a problem—especially a disproportionately powerful and united Germany. (Update)

Posted on Dec 13, 2011 READ MORE

Quarreling EU

Posted on Dec 11, 2011 ENLARGE

Time Is Up

Posted on Dec 10, 2011 ENLARGE

AP / Kostas Tsironis

Papandreou Prepares His Exit

After his ill-conceived eleventh-hour referendum idea fell through last week, the thread from which Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou was dangling effectively snapped. By Sunday, it was apparent that Papandreou was ready to accept defeat ... (more)

Posted on Nov 7, 2011 READ MORE

View older articles: « First  <  3 4 5 6 7 >

View the most popular tags overall?

View all tags?

Right Top, Site wide - Care2
Right Skyscraper, Site Wide
Right Internal Skyscraper, Site wide