The Wilting of European Identity

21st-century Europe does not know who they are anymore or what it is that they stand for. Europeans have become increasingly touchy, skeptical, and arguably meeker than their predecessors in the face of questions of their core values. It is a sad state of affairs when a nation so reliably stationed at the helm of history starts skidding down the slope — over the course of many years, slowly, progressively losing their bearings. The…