Tales of the world episode 25 – 50 years since the Treaty of Elysée: The Franco-German couple is really a ménage à trois…with Britain

On the 50th anniversary of the Treaty of Elysée between Germany and France, Tales of the world is wondering if it is not more illuminating to see the Franco-German couple for what it really is : a ménage à trois with Britain.

Do raw materials and geography trump cultural and political affinities? Or can these elements happily live together for more productive international relations?

Listen to the podcast and enjoy a cello rendition of With or without you…