Tom Friedman writes an interesting piece about transatlantic relations. Hmm.
Peter Sutherland writes about a more united position within Europe, and how it can be achieved. Sutherland is a long time supporter of the common foreign and security policy – and keen advocate of the now passed Nice Treaty
I haven’t agreed with many of his views in the past, and I do not agree with him on the occasion.
Yes over here on this side of the pond we are worried about global warming. Recent floods in the UK and on the Continent indicate that something is happening to our climate, and they are trying to do something about it. Canada has just ratified the Kyoto protocol, and when Russia passes it soon it will then become a full treaty. But what is the US doing? Well, nothing in particular, just turn on the air-conditioning and let those Europeans drown.