Marta Loeb


56 Stories by Marta Loeb

A sede vacante in Brussels?

Quite likely. The von der Leyen Commission took a rough start as three would-be Commissioners have been rejected by various bodies of the European...
3 min read

Children of the world, unite!

Fast rising sea levels. Rainforests burning. Greenland ice sheet melting. Glaciers disappearing. Heat waves. Drought. Flooding. Fishes disappearing. The problems caused by climate change...
2 min read

On “The European Way of Life”

I am an American soldier. I am a warrior and a member of a team. (…) I am a guardian of freedom and the...
3 min read

The New Commission – beyond a fancy (?) job title

Just a few days ago, Ursula von der Leyen announced the names and portfolios of the would-be Commissioners. Many things have been said and...
1 min read

The Three Wise Men and Passion

This is not the title of the next Christmas blockbuster. The story behind is more like a reality show, with people living in a...
4 min read


Every divorce is a difficult matter. In the heat of emotions and diverging interests, not to mention the efforts of saving face on both...
2 min read

Long live the Queen!

Yeah, I know, she’s not a queen. But Ursula von der Leyen, the newly elected European Commission president will surely be a central figure...
3 min read

Gender question

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single president-elect in possession of a good opportunity, must be in want of a gender balanced...
2 min read

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