Giles Merritt – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Thu, 23 May 2019 07:40:58 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.9 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Giles Merritt – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Defuse this explosive migration summit with a strategic EU study https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/defuse-this-explosive-migration-summit-with-a-strategic-eu-study/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/defuse-this-explosive-migration-summit-with-a-strategic-eu-study/#respond Tue, 26 Jun 2018 14:33:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1251414 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/defuse-this-explosive-migration-summit-with-a-strategic-eu-study/feed/ 0 EU should revive TTIP, retaliation only helps Trump’s re-election https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/eu-should-revive-ttip-retaliation-only-helps-trumps-re-election/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/eu-should-revive-ttip-retaliation-only-helps-trumps-re-election/#respond Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:02:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1246914 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/eu-should-revive-ttip-retaliation-only-helps-trumps-re-election/feed/ 0 It’s not too early for Barnier to throw his hat in the ring https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/its-not-too-early-for-barnier-to-throw-his-hat-in-the-ring/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/its-not-too-early-for-barnier-to-throw-his-hat-in-the-ring/#comments Tue, 15 May 2018 13:57:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1237683 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/its-not-too-early-for-barnier-to-throw-his-hat-in-the-ring/feed/ 1 The bigger EU problems hidden by Brexit https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/the-bigger-eu-problems-hidden-by-brexit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/the-bigger-eu-problems-hidden-by-brexit/#respond Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:09:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1228480 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/the-bigger-eu-problems-hidden-by-brexit/feed/ 0 Why not hold all of Europe’s elections on the same day? https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/why-not-hold-all-of-europes-elections-on-the-same-day/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/why-not-hold-all-of-europes-elections-on-the-same-day/#comments Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:03:29 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1220917 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/opinion/why-not-hold-all-of-europes-elections-on-the-same-day/feed/ 2 What the EU must do to be loved and admired https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/what-the-eu-must-do-to-be-loved-and-admired/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/what-the-eu-must-do-to-be-loved-and-admired/#respond Tue, 27 Feb 2018 11:13:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1216705 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/what-the-eu-must-do-to-be-loved-and-admired/feed/ 0 Brussels must bite the bullet on a common EU migration policy https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/brussels-must-bite-the-bullet-on-a-common-eu-migration-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/brussels-must-bite-the-bullet-on-a-common-eu-migration-policy/#comments Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:47:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1212939 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/brussels-must-bite-the-bullet-on-a-common-eu-migration-policy/feed/ 2 Let’s end our pygmy politics so we can have a proper EU foreign policy https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/lets-end-our-pygmy-politics-so-we-can-have-a-proper-eu-foreign-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/lets-end-our-pygmy-politics-so-we-can-have-a-proper-eu-foreign-policy/#respond Mon, 05 Feb 2018 06:19:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1209618 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/lets-end-our-pygmy-politics-so-we-can-have-a-proper-eu-foreign-policy/feed/ 0 Tens of millions of Africans will try to come to Europe. What’s the EU policy? https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/tens-of-millions-of-africans-will-try-to-come-to-europe-whats-the-eu-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/tens-of-millions-of-africans-will-try-to-come-to-europe-whats-the-eu-policy/#comments Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:34:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1204543 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/tens-of-millions-of-africans-will-try-to-come-to-europe-whats-the-eu-policy/feed/ 1 ‘Last chance’: Juncker has only 2018 to deliver the goods https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/last-chance-juncker-has-only-2018-to-deliver-the-goods/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/last-chance-juncker-has-only-2018-to-deliver-the-goods/#respond Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:40:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1202929 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/last-chance-juncker-has-only-2018-to-deliver-the-goods/feed/ 0 Wishful thinking underpins the EU’s new Africa plan https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/wishful-thinking-underpins-the-eus-new-africa-plan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/wishful-thinking-underpins-the-eus-new-africa-plan/#respond Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:12:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1187991 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/wishful-thinking-underpins-the-eus-new-africa-plan/feed/ 0 Give the regions more EU power to save the euro and defeat populism https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/give-the-regions-more-eu-power-to-save-the-euro-and-defeat-populism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/give-the-regions-more-eu-power-to-save-the-euro-and-defeat-populism/#comments Fri, 06 Oct 2017 05:35:58 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1181231 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/give-the-regions-more-eu-power-to-save-the-euro-and-defeat-populism/feed/ 6 Brexit clinches ‘mission impossible’ by highlighting EU’s value https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/brexit-clinches-mission-impossible-by-highlighting-eus-value/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/brexit-clinches-mission-impossible-by-highlighting-eus-value/#comments Tue, 05 Sep 2017 12:04:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1172074 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/opinion/brexit-clinches-mission-impossible-by-highlighting-eus-value/feed/ 5 Thanks, Trump, for forcing Europe to rethink its own security https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/thanks-trump-for-forcing-europe-to-rethink-its-own-security/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/thanks-trump-for-forcing-europe-to-rethink-its-own-security/#respond Wed, 07 Jun 2017 04:16:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1151104 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/thanks-trump-for-forcing-europe-to-rethink-its-own-security/feed/ 0 Trump will be a gift to Europe’s lost unity https://www.euractiv.com/section/defence-and-security/opinion/trump-will-be-a-gift-to-europes-lost-unity/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/defence-and-security/opinion/trump-will-be-a-gift-to-europes-lost-unity/#comments Wed, 25 Jan 2017 17:05:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1083336 https://www.euractiv.com/section/defence-and-security/opinion/trump-will-be-a-gift-to-europes-lost-unity/feed/ 1 Why the EU must craft a tough pre-Trump agenda https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/why-the-eu-must-craft-a-tough-pre-trump-agenda/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/why-the-eu-must-craft-a-tough-pre-trump-agenda/#comments Thu, 10 Nov 2016 05:39:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1059345 Lulled by the opinion polls and its own wishful thinking, Europe expected US foreign policy continuity following a Hillary Clinton victory. Now, Europeans must awaken to the unpredictable change and volatility a Donald Trump presidency will bring, warns Giles Merritt.

]]>
https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/why-the-eu-must-craft-a-tough-pre-trump-agenda/feed/ 2
Oi, Eurocrats! Time to wake up to the virtues of bad news https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/oi-eurocrats-time-to-wake-up-to-the-virtues-of-bad-news/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/oi-eurocrats-time-to-wake-up-to-the-virtues-of-bad-news/#comments Wed, 25 May 2016 12:34:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=984752 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/oi-eurocrats-time-to-wake-up-to-the-virtues-of-bad-news/feed/ 2