More By Richard Palmer

How China is trying to remake the world
By Richard Palmer, from September 20, 2016 in Featured »
Appeasement, capitulation or wisdom—how can we understand Merkel’s negotiations with Russia?
By Richard Palmer, from September 13, 2016 in Featured »
A smaller EU with its own army can already be seen on the horizon.
By Richard Palmer, from September 13, 2016 in Analysis »
It’s not about taxation—it’s about building a superstate.
America has the most expensive military in the world. That doesn’t necessarily mean it has the strongest. Here’s why.
By Richard Palmer, from September 10, 2016 in News »
Are German leaders already jockeying for position in the post-Merkel world?
By Richard Palmer, from September 9, 2016 in Featured »
Germany’s former defense minister says that Europe’s leaders must be stronger, even as he begins his own political comeback.
By Richard Palmer, from September 1, 2016 in Featured »
After the Paris attacks, Europe’s calls for a combined military could finally happen.
What wild and wonderful sea creatures tell us about the world and worlds beyond