June 12, 2012

We Push Germany at Our Own Peril

Gideon Rachman, Financial Times

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The rise of far-right nationalists in Greece or the Netherlands is deeply regrettable. The rise of the far right in Germany would be a disaster.

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TAGGED: Netherlands, Greece, Germany, Eurozone


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