Post Brexit – Is Amsterdam the new London
Sep19

Post Brexit – Is Amsterdam the new London

In June 2016, the New York Times published an article about a possible post-Brexit scenario where London’s role as the ‘City’, or financial capital – a centre for both professional and educational opportunities – would inevitably be up to another city. Among the most analysed and listed European candidates in the Global Financial Centres Index- a score that ranks the attractiveness of the liveliest continental squares – the one with the highest score turned out to be Amsterdam. With Brexit now in motion, Amsterdam’s transformation into a new London is becoming increasingly real. But in what ways? And what are the pros and cons of this?

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Eurobarometer – Is the instrument introduced for monitoring turning into an intervention tool?
Sep10

Eurobarometer – Is the instrument introduced for monitoring turning into an intervention tool?

Is the instrument introduced for monitoring turning into an intervention tool?

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An interview with Oz Karahan
Jul24

An interview with Oz Karahan

An interview with Oz Karahan – a former MEP candidate and President of the Union of Cypriots organization.
“In Europe, politicians and the public do not have any idea of what is going on in Cyprus and about the bloodless genocide that Turkish-speaking Cypriots are facing because of Turkey.”

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Hamilton: An American Musical
Jun26

Hamilton: An American Musical

Do you believe it is possible to peer into our present, into the European world, and to see its errors and defects … through the past of the USA?

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Media professionals: killed, imprisoned, and kidnapped!
Jun03

Media professionals: killed, imprisoned, and kidnapped!

What is the situation regarding the freedom of the press in 2018?

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The Stop-Brexit movement in the UK: An interview with EU-Supergirl
Mar23

The Stop-Brexit movement in the UK: An interview with EU-Supergirl

Madeleina Kay is a pro-European campaigner in the UK, known for her EU-Supergirl persona on social media. She is currently campaigning for a People’s vote on the Brexit deal, and hoping to stop Brexit in March 2019.

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We just have to vote
Mar13

We just have to vote

In May this year we will be asked to vote for the European elections.

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The eventful life of Papillon
Oct13

The eventful life of Papillon

This summer the film Papillon debuted in European cinemas. A remake of the 1973 movie of the same name, it is directed by Michael Noer and inspired by the dramatic story of Henri Charrière, whose autobiography shook the entire world.

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Quiz: European Union
Aug30

Quiz: European Union

The European Union is often cause for heated discussions. Do we still need it? How can we improve it? Should more countries join? But even though public debate is focussing on the EU often these days, facts often seem to get blurred with fiction. Time to check your knowledge about the European Union!

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When people die because their rescuers are standing trial
Jul24

When people die because their rescuers are standing trial

While European politics is discussing symbolic political measures and right-wing populists of all countries are trying to push through deportations and prevent immigration, hundreds of people continue to die in the Mediterranean attempting to reach Europe by sea. Civilian sea rescuers are doing their best to prevent this – and are increasingly criticised and criminalised for doing so. We spoke with Claus-Peter Reisch, the captain of the Lifeline, about the the fraught situation.

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