Two elections this year and next will underscore Europe’s political shift – Germany choosing Chancellor Angela Merkel’s successor, France possibly giving Emmanuel Macron a second presidential term. Hoover Institution senior fellow Russell Berman examines the two leaders’ political fortunes, how COVID and the cancel culture have affected both nations’ characters, as well as the state of the transatlantic alliance given a new American president.

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  1. Michael Powell Member
    Michael Powell
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    Cancel culture in the United States is expressed through passive aggression. Passive aggression might be at its height in the United States.

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