In his recent book, “Alarums and Excursions – improvising politics on the European stage”, Dutch historian Luuk van Middelaar analyses how a decade of crises – from the financial chaos of the euro and Greek sovereign debt, to the conflicts with Russia over Ukraine, unprecedented levels of refugees from across the Mediterranean, and the turmoil created by Brexit – have shaped new ways of doing politics on the European stage.

Read the transcript of this podcast interview with The Progressive Post Deputy Editor-in Chief, Olaf Bruns in English and French