October 9 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Folio: The Seattle Athanaeum
Has the dawn of Pax Germanica set so soon? September 24th saw the Alternative for Germany (AfD) win over 13 percent of the German vote, becoming the first far-right party since WWII to enter German parliament. Join the World Affairs Council for a discussion on Europe’s new challenges in confronting the resurgence of right-wing populism and anti-immigrant fervor, as well its path forward without the United Kingdom. Ambassador Thomas Matussek, previously served as Germany’s Ambassador to the United Nations, U.S., U.K. and India, will lead the conversation into the unfolding European situation.