This is a travel essay on post-nationalism; on why multicultural and multilingual regions outperform these days monolithic nation states; why farsighted Europeans must choose openness over exclusion in an era of global competition; why we should blame Europe’s commercial, financial, industrial and political elites for the right shift in so many electorates; and finally why Austrians have a model role responsibility in the upcoming second round of the presidential elections to vote for the environmentalist and economics professor Alexander van der Bellen instead of the airplane mechanic and German nationalist Norbert Hofer.
Henry Kissinger – World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History
- How can Russia’s difference and similarity from Europe be explained?
d. American Universal Democracy
- What are the reasons that an international order corrodes?
Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge?
Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?