Is NATO necessary? - The Boston Globe
Europe does not even take the simplest steps to protect itself. The various nations can barely project military power beyond their immediate borders. They needed the US involvement in Libya, for goodness sakes.
Germany’s Grounded Planes and Soldiers
They can fly their political betters but not their troops?! This shows their priorities.
This is by no means the worst of it.
German Army Has to Leave NATO Exercises Early Because of Overtime Rules
This is a joke, war, by union rules?
We should get out now, and build new alliances with sober, serious nations interested in security. It must be a partnership, not a parental relationship. America has no interest in being parent to the EU, or Europe, or the nations therein.