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Germany: watching on the Rhine | Editorial NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Elections in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia always carry special political resonance for GermanyElections in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia always carry special political resonance for Germany as a whole – and even for Europ...
The Closer NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
ROUND-UPThe 10-year Bund yield fell to a record low (Wall Street Journal) and the S&P 500 hit its lowest level since February, closing down 1.11 per cent at 1,338.35 (Reuters)....
Stanislaus Joyce NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
After the writers’ workshop this evening I told my tale about Joyce’s Martello tower and about bumping into Seamus Heaney. Fellow scribe Cleve Moffet bested me with the following tale. As a twenty-something young American he went to Perug...
Italian communists march in protest at Monti NEW
Revolting Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Up to 40,000 communists marched in Rome Sunday to protest against the policies of the ‘technocrat’ Italian government of Mario Monti. A sea of red flags flowed through the centre of Rome, from the Piazza della Repubblica to the Colloseum.
Return of the left NEW
Blick from Berlin 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
When the result of the Nordrhein-Westfalen results emerged last night, Hannelore Kraft of the SPD, the woman who until the election ruled Germany’s most populous state, ran over to her deputy Sylvia Löhrmann, lead candidate for the Green party, a...
France: The Little-known Abolition of Slavery Memorial in Nantes NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Website citizen-nantes.com reported that [fr]: “On the evening of Saturday March 24, 2012, the ‘Collectif du 10 Mai', a group of Afro-Caribbean associations from Nantes, invited the people of Nantes to a ‘Gathering in honour of...
Comment on Generation YES is back! by Stephen NEW
Stephen Spillane 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Have you read the amendment? That is not what it does. Also the bank debts are not included in the national debt.
IOULIA TIMOSHENKO OU LE « PROCES DE MOSCOU » A KIEV NEW
Europe, mon beau souci 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
    Si j’ai choisi d’évoquer le sort de Ioulia Timoshenko, l’ancienne Premier ministre ukrainienne condamnée à 7 ans de prison pour de prétendus « abus de pouvoir » et qui est sous le coup d’autres poursuites judiciaires f...
Massendowngrade für 26 italienische Banken durch Moody's NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
Alle wichtigen dabei. Die beiden größten italienischen Banken Unicredit und Intesa Sanpaolo blieben mit A3 aber auf relativ hohem Niveau (beide eine Stufe runter). Die Nummer drei Banca Monti Dei Paschi liegt aber nur noch bei Baa3 (2 Stufen runter...
World Government Bonds And Emerging Market Bonds Tumble As Global Banks, Brazil, India, And Commodities Lead Stocks Lower Again NEW
EconomicReview Journal 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Financial Market report for May 14, 2012 Introduction The tumble lower today in World Treasury Bonds, BWX, and, Emerging Market Bonds, EMB, reflects that the global government finance bubble has burst, and that the debt trade which has supported m...
Which Prime for Hollande? NEW
actupol 3.0_en 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
Tomorrow, François Hollande will appoint his first Prime minister just after the transfer of powers between him and his predecessor, Nicolas Sarkozy. Some people are regularly put forward with insistence: Jean-Marc Ayrault, current MP-mayor of Nante...
‘Your differences are small compared to the size of your debt to your country’ NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
That’s our (no doubt dodgy it was: fixed) paraphrasing of President Karolos Papoulias of Greece, during Sunday’s talks with the leaders of the New Democrats, PASOK,...
William Armstrong on “AKP & Fethullah Gülen alliance”, Presidential system debates, New constitution writing… NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
TweetShare via emailNew constitution formula takes shape from Hurriyet Daily News Parliament’s Constitutional Reconciliation Commission started writing the new constitution beginning with the section on “fundamental rights and freedoms.” Charte...
La Rhénanie du nord- Westphalie, ou la Californie européenne NEW
EGEA 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
De même que les Européens se sont beaucoup intéressé à nos élections, de même nous sommes nous intéressés aux élections des voisins. On regarde en général les élections nationales. Mais dans un État comme l’Allemagne, certaines élect...
Labor Pains: Why the Transatlantic Jobs Crisis is Worse than it Appears NEW
German Marshall Fund Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
Even in the midst of austerity measures in Europe and tightening budgets in the United States, more needs to be done to prevent the current crisis situation from turning into the new normal.
The mysteriously falling US trading volumes NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Does anybody know what’s been driving down daily US trading volumes in recent years?…That chart is from the Credit Suisse Trading Strategy team, who write in a...
En Grèce, on joue la comédie du pouvoir NEW
L'Europe décalèe 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Les Grecs, et toute l’UE avec eux, attendent que les dirigeants des trois principaux partis s’accordent pour former un gouvernement et éviter ainsi des élections qui pourraient aggraver la crise. Mais pour l’instant, ils semblent plutôt occu...
Is ACTA our only worry? NEW
youropa.org - beyond the headlines 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
While everyone in Europe is protesting against the ACTA treaty, the EU is revising its own intellectual property regulation.
A true union of peoples? (Part 3) NEW
European Reform - Mike Burnett's blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
What ideas follow from can be drawn from the reflections on Europe from the inside?Firstly, it’s clear that there’s no “silver bullet” which can create a true union of peoples and that it can’t be done quickly. It’s much easier to identi...
Fri ekonomi & humanism, del 2 NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
Vänsterns förhållningssätt till ekonomi och företagandeGårdagens bloggpost om att fri ekonomi är en humanistisk ekonomi gav upphov till en livlig debatt i kommentarerna. Kul.I kväll tänker jag fundera högt över alternativen.Vissa alternati...
Griechen brauchen auch Herz und nicht nur Euros NEW
kielspratineurope 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Vor kurzem forderten herausragende Persönlichkeiten in dem Manifest „Wir sind Europa“ eine Neugründung der Europäischen Union von unten. Das probate Mittel, so Autoren und Unterzeichner, sei eine Freiwilliges Europäisches Jahr für alle Alter...
Freiheit für Laura und alle anderen – sofort! NEW
Euro-Police 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Spanien: GewerkschafterInnen und soziale AktivistInnen verhaftet! 16. Mai: Kundgebung vor dem Instituto Cervantes in Berlin In Spanien mehren sich die Anzeichen, dass gleich mehrere Banken durch den EU-Rettungsschirm vor dem drohenden Zusammenbruch g...
Silence of statues in Budapest's Memento Park, House of Terror NEW
Babelblogs 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Budapest’s Park, built shortly after the fall of communism, commemorates the visual iconography of four decades under communist rule in the Hungarian capital. In sharp contrast to its frozen lethargy, the House of Terror bursts with life. Could thi...
Is the single currency worth saving at all? | Aditya Chakrabortty NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
Eurozone officials must have guessed at the upheaval and social unrest caused by their austerity measures – and imposed them anywayNever in the history of the British media have so many commentators lavished such intense concern on so abstract a co...
German voters must break the Merkel mindset that got them into this | Robin Wells NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 20 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Greece's euro membership was as much the German elite's fault as anyone's. Can it find the leadership to resolve the crisis?Sometimes, just sometimes, economics and politics are like physics – one can recognize immutable forces. One of those times...
UN climate talks reconvene against background of mistrust NEW
3E Intelligence 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 20 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
“Negotiators at odds over how to extend Kyoto Protocol, raise up to $100 billion a year for poor nations and share burden of future emissions cuts…”  (Source: AlertNet) Global climate circus travels on but the world will not notice. An...
Back to the future or forward to the past – EU and its minorities NEW
LEUSAA Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 20 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Again the situation of national minorities causes discrepancies in inner-EU relations as Lithuania introduces new hurdles for its Polish minority. Europe should have left behind such policies but not just against the background of the messy economic...
Hollande-Merkel: don't expect a new dawn just yet | George Irvin NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 20 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
Can the French and German leaders find a way forward on the growth v austerity debate in which neither of them loses face?As the new French president, François Hollande, prepares to meet Angela Merkel officially for the first time, some commentators...
#pub204 öğrencilerinden Pinterest galerileri (@bilgi_pr) NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 20 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
TweetShare via email Final sınavının ilk sorusuna verilen cevapları burada bulabilirsiniz. En ilgi çekici galeri buradan paylaşırsanız pek güzel olur… Ders Twitter hashtagi: #pub204 Sorumuz buydu. Sorularımız devam edecek… İst...
Norbert Röttgen – Implosion eines Hoffnungsträgers NEW
citizenseurope 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Für mich faszinierend: Mit Norbert Röttgen ist wieder die Nachwuchshoffnung einer etablierten Partei implodiert. Diese Nachwuchspolitiker in den 40ern treten immer großspurig auf, wissen immer wo die Kamera steht und sind immer davon überzeugt, d...
Norbert Röttgen – Implosion eines Hoffnungsträgers NEW
citizenseurope 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Für mich faszinierend: Mit Norbert Röttgen ist wieder die Nachwuchshoffnung einer etablierten Partei implodiert. Diese Nachwuchspolitiker in den 40ern treten immer großspurig auf, wissen immer wo die Kamera steht und sind immer davon überzeugt, d...
Europe – The view from across the Atlantic NEW
David Lidington 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
After a week of change in Europe, it was no surprise what was on the minds of many of my contacts in the US this week. Both in Boston and in Washington I was quizzed about the new French President, Greek efforts to form a coalition, and most importan...
For a Number of Convicts, Writes Le Monde, the Soviet Gulag Was a Positive Learning Experience NEW
¡No Pasarán! 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
Pour tous ceux qui sont arrivés enfants au goulag et y sont devenus adultes, ce fut un épisode douloureux mais aussi un moment de formation, une école. After the first moment of satisfaction of learning that a book (Déportés en URSS) has been...
[JPM Whale-Watching Tour] Two billion dollar ‘hedge’ NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Trust us, it isn’t easy to lose $2bn in a “synthetic credit portfolio” over five weeks from the beginning of April, as JPMorgan’s Chief Investment Office managed to do....
It's kicking off NEW
Eastern approaches (The Economist) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
NOTHING spices up a wartime drama like a game of football between enemy sides. "Joyeux Noël" (2005) tells the true story of British and German soldiers leaving the trenches to play a friendly match in no man's land during a Christmas truce in 1914.
Poland's young funky priests recruiting at Euro 2012 NEW
Babelblogs 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Empty tribunes of the PGE Arena (the recently built Gdańsk stadium), freshly laid grass and five set of robes proudly rustling it. After all Europe's high-profile sporting event is also a chance to score and join the team of God, according to the Gd...
Primarie democratiche NEW
Debora Serracchiani 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Le primarie del Pd sono uno strumento di selezione democratica interna, non una tattica per restringere o allargare la coalizione che si schiererà contro Tondo. E’ evidente a chiunque che in questo momento sarebbe operazione estremamente azzar...
German state elections send Merkel an economic message | Henning Meyer NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Europe can learn from the victory of Social Democrats offering Germans not austerity but sensible fiscal policiesThe recent elections in North-Rhine Westphalia (NRW) have produced a great result for the German Social Democratic party (SPD) and a cru...
Agresión policial el #12M NEW
Traducción lengua de Europa 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
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I väntan på planet hem NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
BRYSSEL: Efter lång dag av sammanträden och andra möten är det nu väntan på att planet hem till Stockholm skall gå.  Men i allt väsentlig var det en dag med bra diskussioner och bra slutsatser i viktiga frågor. De slutsatser vi antog om fre...
Some chasm-like eurozone bond spreads NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Based on Tradeweb data (with a h/t to the FT’s Tracy Alloway),Spanish 10-year government bond yields rose to as high as 6.30 per cent on Monday, with the spread to Bunds...
Řecko | Uhni! | Cartoon (To Ethnos, Atény) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
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Řecko | Uhni! | Cartoon (To Ethnos, Atény) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Více.
Blockupy Frankfurt is a glimmer of hope in times of austerity | John Holloway NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
Popular protests such as Blockupy offer an alternative to capitalism for those facing a life hunting through garbage cansNow, more than ever, the world looks two ways at once. Which way it turns will depend significantly on the protests announced for...
Grecia anno zero NEW
Debora Serracchiani 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Le ultime notizie sulla situazione in Grecia descrivono un Paese che non sa se riuscirà a formare un nuovo governo o, più probabilmente, dovrà andare di nuovo alle urne. Intanto si temono gravi riflessi su Italia e Spagna, già annunciati oggi dal...
Frankreich/Deutschland | Zerissene Umarmungen | Blog NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Dass man manchmal auch die andere Wange hinhalten muss, ist was Feindesliebe betrifft, ein Grundsatz des Protestantismus. Er gilt aber auch für politische Freundschaften, insbesondere deutsch-französische. „La bise“, das obligat...
Frankreich/Deutschland | Zerissene Umarmungen | Blog NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Dass man manchmal auch die andere Wange hinhalten muss, ist was Feindesliebe betrifft, ein Grundsatz des Protestantismus. Er gilt aber auch für politische Freundschaften, insbesondere deutsch-französische. „La bise“, das obligat...
Grécia | Mexe-te tu! | Cartoon (To Ethnos, Atenas) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
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