Western Europe

The Case for Cornwallis

Lord Cornwallis has gotten a bum rap in America. He was a gifted troubleshooter who implemented a more streamlined, sustainable version of British power, so that London could emerge triumphant and dominant on the global stage after 1815.

Is France Dying?

"The pivotal issue facing France is leadership. President Hollande’s presidency has been memorable, but for all the wrong reasons."