Daily Archive: May 9, 2019

The European Union, In the Moment and in the Long Run

After the Second World War, in 1947, ambassador George Kennan created the policy of containment and President Harry Truman constituted the apparatus of national security (CIA, Joint Committee of the Chiefs of Staff, National Security Council). Washington and London then turned against Moscow, which had only recently been their ally. They were planning to create a common Anglo-Saxon nationality, and...