Greece is in a constant near-state of collapse. Ukraine burns. Russia’s internal tyranny grows. Southern Europe’s economic stability is questionable at best. The future of the euro as a joint project is dim at best. ISIS rampages across North Africa and Asia Minor, sending waves of refugees into Europe’s strained safety net. Oil price collapses endanger economies across Europe. China’s economic freefall will almost certainly push Germany into recession. Following a lengthy trial, Azerbaijan convicts two people for violating the tax laws.
One of these things is not like the others — in more ways than one. Barely bothering to deal …read more