Monday, November 20th, 2017

Writing in the Economist, “Charlemagne” actually suggests that German Chancellor Angela Merkel should be more like one of her predecessors, Adolf Hitler. It was not hyperinflation in the 1920s but depression and mass unemployment in the 1930s that propelled Hitler to power. Like the hapless Weimar chancellor, Heinrich Brüning, Mrs Merkel is accused by critics […]