EU

Have Syriza’s negotiations failed as spectacularly as many claim?

The Eurosceptic Labour leader who died young but deserved to be Prime Minister

The Greeks do not — indeed cannot — pay their debts and yet they do not want to leave the euro. Something has got to give

‘Maybe the British stance is not born out of an insular stubbornness-it may, on the contrary, re-invigorate the European idea itself’

David Cameron says he ‘gets the message’ of the EU elections. But only a fundamental renegotiation will restore trust in the PM

The must be clearer information on the cost of Britain’s EU membership

‘How hospitable will Germans be now that travel restrictions on Romanians and Bulgarians have been lifted?’

Last month the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe declared that male circumcision is a “violation of the physical integrity of children”. This is clear anti-religious prejudice

David Runciman’s history of democracy occasionally succumbs to a Tocquevillian penchant for paradox, but his argument is brilliantly and convincingly delivered