Category Archives: History

Twenty years of the Maastricht Treaty

In the middle of a crisis where political visions about the future of Europe seem to be in as short supply as money, we should take any opportunity to remind ourselves of the past events and visions that paved the … Continue reading

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A European Annapolis Convention?

(Apologies for the number of Wikipedia links, but this topic requires a certain amount of context.) In September 1786, a group of delegates from five of the newly-independent American states met in the city of Annapolis, Maryland, in what was … Continue reading

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