Jean-Claude Juncker, the next head of the European Commission, plans to implement a new digital strategy for the Continent. Europe, he believes, needs to become better equipped to defend itself from the US and Asia.
( Photo = Visitors at a mobile telecommunications conference in Barcelona. )
Ten Cheers for Margaret Sullivan, the Times’ gutsy and shrewd Public Editor (or Ombudwoman if you prefer) who took on her employer for its one-sided opinion pages about Iraq since the sudden and unexpected appearance of the ISIS gangs.
An end of the Great Crisis is not in sight at the beginning of the 21st century... The regime of finance-market-driven accumulation has not brought forth any new formation of capitalism capable of development.