In the sixth of European Geostrategy’s ‘Long Posts’, Xymena Kurowska and Bence Németh enquire as to whether Central Europe has become a geopolitical playground for a plethora of internal, external and ‘caretaking’ powers. How might the region’s countries better prepare themselves for the future?
Globalisation was the mantra of the 1990s. It was hailed as a new order, benign, progressive and the future. Yet it has impoverished the West as Europeans and Americans self-duped themselves with their own propaganda. What next?