Category Greece

Italy Wonders Where Europe’s Solidarity Is As Coronavirus Strains Show; Will Italy Be The Next Country To Leave The European Union?; One By-Product Of The Coronavirus May Be The Demise Of The EU Itself

Italy Wonders Where Europe’s Solidarity Is As Coronavirus Strains Show; Will Italy Be The Next Country To Leave The European Union?; One By-Product Of The Coronavirus May Be The Demise Of The EU Itself   https://fortunascorner.com         I have been writing ever since 2016 when BREXIT initially passed, that the United Kingdom would […]

Italy To Activate Its ‘Parallel Currency’ In Defiant Riposte To EU Ultimatum; “A European Empire Is Not What Europe Needs.” 

Italy To Activate Its ‘Parallel Currency’ In Defiant Riposte To EU Ultimatum    https://fortunascorner.com      The title above, comes from Ambrose Evans-Pritchard’s May 29, 2019 article he posted to London’s The Telegraph. I do not always agree with Mr. Evans-Pritchard; but, we agree more often than not; and, he is one of my favorite British […]

European Union About To Get Walloped; Nationalism, Populism Surging Ahead Of Tomorrow’s/May 23 Elections — Likely To Lead To A Neutered EU At Best And, A Radical Sea-Change For The Continent

European Union About To Get Walloped; Nationalism, Populism Surging Ahead Of Tomorrow’s/May 23 Elections — Likely To Lead To A Neutered EU At Best And, A Radical Sea-Change For The Continent https://fortunascorner.com     I have been writing ever since Britain voted to leave the European Union (EU) on June 23, 2016, that I thought […]

The Establishment Coup Against Brexit: ‘What Would Washington Have Done, If Loyalists At Valley Forge Told Him Independence Would Cost America 3 Percent Of GDP?

The Establishment Coup Against Brexit: ‘What Would Washington Have Done, If Loyalists At Valley Forge Told Him Independence Would Cost America 3 Percent Of GDP?   https://fortunascorner.com      Andrew Roberts had a great Op-Ed in this past weekend’s (April 13/14) Wall Street Journal (WSJ), “The Establishment Coup Against Brexit.” As I have written before on this […]

Europe At A Crossroads: How Will It Respond To The Next Shock?

Europe At A Crossroads: How Will It Respond To The Next Shock?   https://fortunascorner.com        The title above comes from Peter Briancon’s April 1, 2019 article in this weekend’s Barron’s. With Brexit still unfolding, and burgeoning populist movements across the continent, the idea that the European Union (EU) could crumble is far from fantasy. The […]

Brexit’s A Mess: And Here’s What’s Coming Next; Conrad Black On Brexit

Brexit’s A Mess: And Here’s What’s Coming Next; Conrad Black On Brexit   https://fortunascorner.com        The title above comes from an article by Conrad Black posted on his blog on March 23, 2019. Mr. Black is a Canadian-born British former newspaper publisher, convicted U.S. felon, and publisher.He begins, “As a member of Their […]

German Alarm Grows Over The EU’s Dangerous Ultimatum Terms For Britain

German Alarm Grows Over The EU’s Dangerous Ultimatum Terms For Britain https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from Ambrose Evans-Pritchard’s March 20, 2019 article in London’s The Telegraph. Mr. Evans-Pritchard begins, “Ever louder voices in Germany are denouncing the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement as a fundamental failure of European statecraft that can lead only to a diplomatic […]

Britain’s Economy Set To Soar….Because Of Brexit; The EU Is Quietly Seizing Control Of Its Members’ Finances

Britain’s Economy Set To Soar….Because Of Brexit; The EU Is Quietly Seizing Control Of Its Members’ Finances   https://fortunascorner.com      Liam Halligan posted a February 28, 2019 article on the news site of London’s The Telegraph, writing something that I have been writing for many months — that the European Union (EU) is an albatross on […]

Political Turmoil And An Unravelling Budget: Why Spain Is Europe’s Next Powderkeg; And, A Message For The U.S.

Political Turmoil And An Unravelling Budget: Why Spain Is Europe’s Next Powderkeg; And, A Message To The U.S.   https://fortunascorner.com      The title above is from Anna Issac’s article in today’s (February 17, 2019) DailyTelegraph. I refer you to the Daily Telegraph and Ms. Issac’s article for the full details. But, the title sums it up […]

Incredible Shrinking Europe: The Continent’s Grand Unity Project Is Failing; And Its Global Influence Is Fading;”The Rotten Heart Of Europe”

Incredible Shrinking Europe: The Continent’s Grand Unity Project Is Failing; And Its Global Influence Is Fading;”The Rotten Heart Of Europe”   https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from an Op-Ed in today’s (Feb. 12, 2019) Wall Street Journal (WSJ) by Walter Russell Mead. According to his Wikipedia biography, Mr. Mead is the James Clarke Chace Professor […]