The Rule of Bureaucrats – A Study of the Reich Treasury. – Politics

Carl Schmidt’s quote from Political Theology from 1922, which states that “he who governs a political emergency is the sovereign” is now cited, whenever he wills. Thus, the term “state of emergency” has been decontextualized and stripped of history, referring to everything and nothing from the political world of seventeenth-century Spain to conditions in concentration … Read more

Gas embargo: threatens the biggest economic crisis since World War II

If Russian gas does not reach Germany, there is a risk of a more dramatic than previously anticipated. Tom Krebs of the University of Mannheim is now calculating this for the first time. If there is a sudden shortage of natural gas, the industry will be so paralyzed that the entire economic output will collapse … Read more