Calling foul: Can Russia manipulate US- and the next elections in Europe? University Pittsburgh

Expert debate from the University Pittsburgh including me via Skype, now to watch via you tube (90 min.)Have we entered a new age of cyber sabotage? In this session of Conversations on Europe, our expert panel will explore episodes of foreign state interference in electoral politics in Europe and the U.S. past and present. From […]

Hard Brexit. Interview with me in Radio Switzerland

Interview in Radio Switzerland (Link with Podcast) May legt Brexit-Fahrplan vor«Vieles spricht für die harte Variante»   Dienstag, 17. Januar 2017 Wie weiter nach dem Brexit? Der Politologe Florian Hartleb sieht schwere Zeiten auf Grossbritannien zukommen. May stellt Brexit-Pläne vor Audio «May stellt Brexit-Pläne vor» abspielen.Audio «May stellt Brexit-Pläne vor» in externem Player öffnen.Audio 4:15 […]

Al Jazeera Debate on Brexit (“Inside Story”) with me (25th June)

Video to watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rFdI_2Hte4 Al Jazeera “Inside Story” Politics Is the European Union in danger? EU Foreign Ministers hold a crisis meeting after Britain votes to leave the 28-member bloc. 25 Jun 2016 19:50 GMT Politics, Europe, European Union, United Kingdom A day after British voters decided to leave the European Union, the consequences are […]

The West as enemy: Comment in Süddeutsche Zeitung

My Comment in Süddeutsche Zeitung, 30th April 2016, page 5:  Gastkommentar Der Westen als Feind   Europas Populisten bewundern Wladimir Putin ob seiner autoritären Art. Jetzt hat sich die Jugend der AfD mit der russischen Jungen Garde verbündet. Das zeigt, dass viele in der ´Partei die Westbindung Deutschlands lockern wollen. Von Florian Hartleb Aus vielen […]

Live in TV-Studio for Al Jazeera English from Berlin to Doha/Qatar

9th February 2016:  Is the European Project collapsing? Refugee crisis etc.: Al Jazeera English “Insight Story”:  With me live in Studio from Berlin next to the Brandenburg Gate (background) and another guest from London; Moderator from Doha/Qatar:  Here is the live stream on you tube (all 25 minutes):    …and the report:  http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestory/2016/02/european-project-collapsing-160208152608064.html BUSINESS & […]

Statement about the success of the French Front National in MDR Jump Radio

My Statement about the success of the French Front National (reasons, refugee Problem, German case) on the 7th December 2015 (in German): Listen here: http://www.mdr.de/mediathek/radio/mdr-jump/audio1344918_zc-1ce7208f_zs-77a05c12.html   MDR JUMP 07.12.2015, 12:10 Uhr Rechtsruck in Frankreich: Front National stärkste Kraft Drei Wochen nach den Terroranschlägen in Paris hat der rechtsextreme Front National die erste Runde der Regionalwahlen gewonnen. […]

A German Europe (Saksa Euroopa?) – opinion piece in the Estonian newspaper Postimees

A German Europe? (Saksa Euroopa?) – my comment for the Estonian newspaper Postimees, 7th August 2015, p. 13: http://pluss.postimees.ee/3285709/florian-hartleb-saksa-euroopa Latest with the EU-Greece crisis summit this July, a debate around a new German Europe has started. It seems even that the expression is currently on everyone’s lips. Anti-German sentiment that has been simmering in Greece […]