Tagged: politics


Neither Holy, Nor Roman, Nor an Empire

Into the EU, the Germans brought not only their rapidly recovering economy but also much of their premodern political culture, especially a preoccupation with legality, interminable debate and due process, so that the EU...


The Zero Percent Solution

Obama continues to lead Romney among key parts of his political base, including African Americans (94 percent to 0 percent) I missed this when it came out, but this made me smile. McCain managed...


Crispy Politics

By [US] Election Day, $2.4 billion will have been spent on presidential campaigns in the two-year election cycle that began in January 2007, and an additional $2.9 billion will have been spent on 435...