Charlemagne columnist at The Economist. Formerly Berlin bureau chief and Bagehot columnist.
It is no longer certain that Angela Merkel will complete her term
Whisper it softly, but Ed Miliband would make quite a good shadow chancellor:
Berlin's mayor just issued this message for Donald Trump. It's quite something.
No class, no manners, no decency. What a disgraceful image of Britain.
A quote for the ages: "when the generation that survived the war is no longer with us, we'll find out whether we have learned from history" - Angela Merkel today