In this latest installment of the AICGS At Issue Interview Series, AICGS Senior Fellow Alexander Privitera sat down with Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament and member of the Social Democratic Party, to discuss the issues currently facing Europe on both the political and financial fronts. With a specific focus on the ongoing euro zone crisis, Mr. Schulz provides insight into what is needed to bring stability and optimism back to the common currency, as well as a look at the steps currently being pursued to help strengthen the union.