Category Archives: Europe

Europe Turning Off Street Lights To Save Energy

Wait, are they not getting enough energy from wind turbines and solar panels? Europe’s streets go dark to save energy Pushed by a looming energy crisis, cities across Europe are switching off the lights. While Spain has made such measures mandatory, ordering shops to turn their lights off at night, in other places local authorities are voluntarily […]

New COVID Variant Spikes In U.K., And No One Really Cares

Here we go again COVID in UK at record levels with almost 5 million infected The prevalence of COVID-19 in the U.K. has reached record levels, with about 1 in 13 people estimated to be infected with the virus in the past week, latest figures from Britain’s official statistics agency showed. Some 4.9 million people […]

Biden’s Bungling Reshapes European Spending Priorities

Now, maybe Putin would have gone into Ukraine regardless. Maybe not. Biden sure didn’t help stop the invasion in the least, and hasn’t helped since, so The War Is Reshaping How Europe Spends Nicolae Ciuca spent a lifetime on the battlefield before being voted in as prime minister of Romania four months ago. Yet even […]

European Union Reveals Plan To Get Off Russian Fossil Fuels

Hey, remember when President Trump put sanctions on Nord Stream 2? And warned Europe about being reliant on Russian oil and natural gas? That they should purchase from the U.S.? And Germany laughed? Look at Germany laughing at Trump for saying they should not be dependent on Russian oil. Who was right, Germany? — […]

UK Set To Remove Most COVID Restrictions

The UK has already pretty much done away with mask mandates. Now they look to end most of the rest UK PM Boris Johnson to lift all remaining Covid restrictions in England U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday will laud the lifting of all remaining Covid restrictions in England as a “moment of pride” […]

European Commission Looks To Tax Their Way Out Of Recovery Debt

The people in European countries are probably super happy they invested a bit of power in the EU, which has led to the EU taking more and more power, and now acting like a centralized government over all no longer sovereign countries and citizens. And, since they overspent for the Chinese coronavirus, they want that […]

EU Readies Sweeping Climate Crisis (scam) Plan, And All Sleepy Joe Gets Is A Trade War

Dementia Joe, John Kerry, and other members of the administration have spent a lot of time yammering on the coming doom from ‘climate change’, and have spent a lot of time talking to European leaders. Kerry and others have take cross-Atlantic fossil fueled flights for those talks. And what is the EU doing? EU Readies […]

European Union Set To Change Their Whole Economy With Green New Deal Push

The already over-bearing and over-controlling E.U. government is set to increase its control over all things economic dramatically. But, remember, this is all about ‘climate change’, not politics Europe Set to Overhaul Its Entire Economy in Green Deal Push The European Union is gearing up for the world’s most ambitious push against climate change with […]

EU Parliament Considers Declaring “Climate Emergency” Or Something

Let’s see: all the EU nations were members of the Kyoto Protocol, and failed. They’ve instituted all sorts of taxes and fees and restrictions and such, and they’ve failed. They hailed being part of the “historic” Paris Climate agreement, yet, none of them are even close to their own stated goals. So, sure, declare a […]

French Government Surrenders On Fuel Tax Increase

French President Macron went from saying he’d never give in to attempting to negotiate (but there was no actual leader to talk to) to putting a hold on the fuel tax increase for 6 months to surrender. But, don’t think it is a permanent surrender Macron scraps fuel tax rise in face of gilets jaunes […]

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