As tensions ratchet up between Russia and the U.S. over the Crimea crisis, the American left seems to be lost in the wilderness and caught in a silly intellectual straightjacket.
This study on the demographic developments in the European Union aims to give an overview of the global demographic situation showing the reasons for the acceleration and slow down of the growth of the world population, and how the weights of the different regions changed as a consequence of the uneven growth rate of population.
The main problem for Europe in the 21st century comes from demography. You have big trouble with your single currency and your enormous debt, but your demographic problem is more important. With a healthy demography you can overcome debt problems. There will not be Italians or Spaniards in 100 years. Are you doing anything to fight this?
The EU's energy is completely unfounded and will destroy Europe's economy, even if the negative impact of the economic sanctions against Russia could be avoided.