Home page > Opinions
Latest addition : 25 January.
This section's articles
Yesterday – 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
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
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
5 July 2014 – The 100th anniversary of WWI offers the opportunity to compare the current crisis with those occurred during the past century. The two World Wars, the great depression, fascism and nazism are aspects of the crisis of the nation-state. The 100th (...) by | 1 comment
23 April 2014 – “The only natural resource we discovered is the human potential. Israel is an example where the people enriched the land more than the land enriched the people.” – President Shimon Peres, from his EU parliament speech In their book “Start-up (...) by
15 April 2014 – Choosing political parties and candidates in today’s gloomy Greek reality and in the actual economic and social circumstances is undoubtedly one of the most responsible and at the same time difficult decisions a Greek voter is expected to make. (...) by
The New Federalist is the magazine of the Young European Federalists (JEF).
JEF is an organisation of young people from all over Europe who share a vision of a united, federal and democratic Europe.
Disclaimer: articles published on this website do not necessarily reflect the views of JEF-Europe. Please read about JEF-Europe on www.jef.eu.