Monthly Archives: February 2016
Former politicians, especially those not long removed from office, can be terrific sources of insight. Retired politicians, unshackled from office yet still well informed and well connected, often have the freedom to speak with refreshing candor and honesty. This is why Joschka Fischer’s comments are so important.
Fischer was once the leader of Germany’s Green Party and a former foreign minister and vice chancellor. His recent comments provide a glimpse into how Germany’s top leaders view the world and its multiplying crises. If other German leaders are thinking anything like Fischer—and it’s hard to imagine that some are not—then we should be very concerned.
Former German Vice Chancellor Expects Global Chaos and War
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