Category Archives: Diplomacy Disrupted

Europe after Brexit

Europe: Escaping the jaws of Brexit, by David Lea. The rhetoric from the triumphant Brexit camp was clear on 24 June. The EU, long susceptible to decay, was now condemned to collapse and the UK was better off out. This was a statement for our times, where all setbacks are viewed as catastrophes. But amid…
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Mexico after the US elections

The Trump victory: Mexico absorbs the aftershocks, by Alejandro Aurrecoechea and Moises Kababie. The repeated chants of ‘Build the wall! Build the wall!’ at US President Donald Trump’s rallies were a headline-grabbing feature of the presidential campaign. Never before in modern history did Mexico play such a prominent role in a US presidential campaign. As well…
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