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Yesterday – German Member of the European Parliament Jo Leinen argues that although the EU Commission President is no longer chosen in backroom deals, more remains to be done before achieving a fully democratic Europe. Despite some negative predictions and (...) by
22 February 2015 – I have been active in Spanish and European politics for over 30 years. Back in 1998-1999, when I was the nominee of the Spanish Worker’s Socialist Party for prime minister, I said that I was in favour of a Federal Spain in a Federal Europe. (...) by
No more excuses for Italy’s winning parties: structural reforms shall be completed with stronger majorities with the new electoral reform
14 February 2015 – In the last few months, Italy seems to have undergone very profound political changes. At least in appearance, because the choices of Matteo Renzi, who was appointed Prime Minister in early 2013 and known by his adversaries as “il rottamatore”, (...) by
25 January 2015 – Does history repeat itself? Syria, Iraq, Gaza, Libya, and the Ukraine: “war returns”. This was the title of a prophetic article published by Carlo Rosselli in 1933 just after Hitler’s rise to power. In the first half of the last century, the dusk (...) by | 1 comment
19 January 2015 – “Nationalism is not a solution”, is Pietro De Matteis convinced. As president of the European Federalist Party he fights for the vision of a new European social contract and sends his greetings to all Young European Federalists. It took the worst (...) by | 1 comment
10 January 2015 – After the worst terrorist attack in France in more than half a Century, people across France, Europe and the world gathered together to express their solidarity. Emotion was even greater as this terrorist attack targeted one of France’s most (...) by
3 January 2015 – « Construire l’Europe, c’est déconstruire les nations ». Guillaume Bucherer n’est pas de cet avis et répond par le présent article à un article de Ferghane Azihari, opposant l’Europe fédérale au fait national. One must salute the courage of Mr. Ferghane (...) by
30 December 2014 – Nationhood is incompatible with the European project. The most conservative federalists who deny this fact reveal a touching naïveté. In this sense, the radical nationalists are right to panic about the end of nations; indeed, as said Ernest (...) by | 2 comments
Developing sport policy in the EU: strengthening physical activity as a tool for individual and collective well-being
14 November 2014 – Across the EU, physical inactivity is on the increase and so are its corollaries, including (but not limited to) overweight and obesity. A decade ago, a review study funded by the European Commission affirmed this trend by drawing on data from (...) by
29 October 2014 – The dust hasn’t settled over the crisis in Ukraine, and yet commentators speak out that the new Cold War has begun. In extent, some basically wonder whether the Cold War had really ever ended in the first place? Anachronisms aside, the (...) by
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