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3 May 2015 – The American Green Card which allows a foreigner to live and work in the US is known by most of us. However, not everyone knows that the European Union has a similar permit, called the Blue Card. The Blue Card, which was first announced in late (...) by
23 April 2015 – In 1968, the US dollar convertibility to gold was limited to central banks alone, and was soon permanently archived by Nixon in 1971 together with the “Bretton Woods system” on which the former had been established. In 1968, the US dollar (...) by | 1 comment
10 March 2015 – The International Women’s Day is celebrated on the 8th of March each year. The roots of the celebration are in the feminist movements of the early 20th century who demanded inter alia better working conditions and suffrage. The original goals of (...) by
28 February 2015 – 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
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
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
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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