Another E.U. summit has concluded, once again highlighting the deep rifts between member states. But Europe's leaders would do well to show a bit more willingness to cooperate, because they need each other more than ever in a globalizing world.
Once again, Europe held a summit that did little solve its conflicts.
The European Union presents a pitiful picture, as every crisis seems to trigger jealousy, obstinacy, egoism, national chauvinism and discord that results in political paralysis.
And while this might please euroskeptics and right-wing extremists, the fact is that Europeans still have much in common despite the financial, Greek and refugee crises. What’s needed, however, is a change in rhetoric.
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