Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 15:46

In Europe we are living in particularly dramatic times. Democracy is in death-agony and we are witnessing post-democratic processes taking over at the national and supranational level.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 13:47

Alexis Tsipras, head of the Greek left party SYRIZA, visited the European Parliament last week as a guest of the United Left Group (GUE/NGL) to which SYRIZA is affiliated.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 13:46

Following research that revealed that Monsanto Roundup weed killer and a GM corn resistant to it caused tumours, multiple organ damage and lead to premature death in rats, left MEPs Kartika Liotard

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 13:44

CEO needs to raise €2000 to help organise a counter-conference and a demonstration during the European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA) anniversary conference in Parma. They need your donations, however big or small, to bring key independent experts and civil society campaigners to Parma to urge an end to industry influence over decisions about food safety.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 13:37

Europe is revolting. In past weeks, every day in one city or another across the continent, we have seen strikes and protests in one form or another.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 13:34

As Muslims around the world protest their contemptuous treatment by the West, catalyzed by the provocative, racist American film Innocence of Muslims, the French media added fuel to the fire of by

Monday, September 24, 2012 - 10:24



Six telling points from Merijn Knibbe

1. The unemployment rate in the Eurozone did not increase but the number of unemployed is still increasing.

Monday, September 24, 2012 - 10:23


Monday, September 24, 2012 - 10:15

Last week it was a case of ‘here we go again’. In a forced attempt to come over as the ‘President of Europe’, Commission President Jose Barroso delivered his ‘State of the Union’ address in Strasbourg. According to Barroso the time has come for a ‘Federation of Nation States’. A banking union, an economic union and a political union must be quickly brought into being.