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The unification of Europe after the fall of the Wall has fundamentally changed the dynamics of economic and social development in Europe. The formerly peripherical regions had low growth rates and people were emigrating. In the enlarged Europe these countries have the highest growth rates and they have became immigration target countries. I think these… » read more

Posted by Dániel Antal

The Force Of Nationalism

I think it is not a false oversimplification that the European Union is an antidote to European nationalism. Probably it has been so successful in preventing violent ethnic rivalry that some Europeans forgot what a strong force nationalism can be. It has just stopped the world’s strongest miliatary allience in implementing its enlargement strategy. Nationalism… » read more

Posted by Dániel Antal

A central issue of the ongoing Bucharest NATO summit is to find more commitments for the biggest ever military action of the alliance outside the transatlantic: the Afghanistani peacekeeping and counter-insurgency operations. It was widely quoted that our North-American allies are unhappy with the European commitment on this common mission. It turns out, that the… » read more

Posted by Dániel Antal