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Time to call the Scottish PSC what they are: racists NEW
Shiraz Socialst 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
The Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign (SPSC) has long been known as more fanatically anti-Israel than the rest of the PSC. Whereas the ‘main’ (ie English) PSC generally evades the issue of whether Israel has a right to exist in a...
Réciprocité des échanges commerciaux : Nicole BRICQ réaffirme à Bruxelles la nécessité pour les entreprises européennes de concourir à armes égales NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
Nicole BRICQ, ministre du Commerce extérieur, s’est rendue aujourd’hui à Bruxelles afin de s’entretenir avec Karel de GUCHT, Commissaire au Commerce et Michel BARNIER, Commissaire au Marché intérieur et Services. Lors de ce déplacement...
Kartellrecht ohne Marktabgrenzung? NEW
Kartellblog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Geht nicht. Wie auch. Wohin mit den “Markt”anteilen, wenn es keine “Märkte” gibt. Nonsense. Doch die USA sind diesen Schritt gegangen, in gewisser Weise. Einerseits der Supreme Court in Brown Shoe v United States (1962): the...
Azerbaijan: Nationalism, Extradition, and an Axe Murderer NEW
Global Voices Central & Eastern Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Scary Azeri comments on the extradition to Azerbaijan of Ramil Safarov, an Azerbaijani soldier who murdered an Armenian counterpart on a NATO training course in Budapest, Hungary, with an axe. The blogger criticizes the presidential pardon and honori...
The Catalan language in the European Parliament NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
MEP Raül Romeva i Rueda, Vice-Chair of the Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance from Iniciativa per Catalunya-Verds talks about the Catalan language in international organizations (by lourdesaib)...
In Praise of Public Investment: On the importance of Mariana Mazzucato’s article in The Guardian NEW
Yanis Varoufakis 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Two are the greatest untruths that have inflicted major damage upon our understanding of how social economies work; and, by extension, upon our societies. First, there is the pseudo-‘law’ of ‘crowding out’; i.e. the illusory belief that when...
In Praise of Public Investment: On the importance of Mariana Mazzucato’s article in The Guardian NEW
Yanis Varoufakis 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Two are the greatest untruths that have inflicted major damage upon our understanding of how social economies work; and, by extension, upon our societies. First, there is the pseudo-‘law’ of ‘crowding out’; i.e. the illusory belief that when...
Comprendre la guerre (Henninger & Widemann) NEW
EGEA 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
Parmi les livres reçus, voici un petit ouvrage remarquable. Écrit par l'ami Laurent Henninger (qui intervient régulièrement sur egea) avec son complice Thierry Widemann, il est composé d'une série de petites notules de deux pages, très bien tr...
George Osborne booed by stadium full of Paralympic spectators NEW
Political Scrapbook 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
This is probably not what George wants, as David Cameron is conducting a reshuffle and polls show half of the British public think the Chancellor should go. So that’s what a -37% approval rating sounds like in an 80,000 capacity stadium. It has...
China: Modest Growth or Full Employment? NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
As summer slid into fall in 2012, the Chinese government was giving no hint of any ensuing economic stimulus program. This was more than slightly unnerving for some, as a recent manufacturing survey had slumped more than expected, to 49.2 in August.
Diskussioner i Vilnius NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
VILNIUS: I samarbetet mellan de nordiska och baltiska länderna ingår att vi utrikesministrar har ett årligt lite längre möte för olika diskussioner. Och eftersom det är Litauen som haft ordförandeskapet nu samlades vi i år är i vackra Vilni...
Diskussioner i Vilnius NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
VILNIUS: I samarbetet mellan de nordiska och baltiska länderna ingår att vi utrikesministrar har ett årligt lite längre möte för olika diskussioner. Och eftersom det är Litauen som haft ordförandeskapet nu samlades vi i år är i vackra Vilni...
Les ravages sociaux de l'euro, une stratégie délibérée NEW
La lettre Volée 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Le texte ci-dessous est la traduction par Gilles, un lecteur régulier, d'un article du Guardian. L'auteur, essayiste à succès dans le domaine économique, y explique comment Mundell, théoricien des zones monétaires optimales mais aussi apôt...
Ist diese Transferperiode die erste ... NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
… in der ein Spielerwechsel von der alten Welt (im Fußball Westeuropa) in die neue (BRICs, etc.) der teuerste der Periode ist? Also nicht von Brasilien nach Europa, sondern von Europa nach China/Russland/Brasilien (oder auch Katar)?Ich warte ja da...
Ist diese Transferperiode die erste ... NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
… in der ein Spielerwechsel von der alten Welt (im Fußball Westeuropa) in die neue (BRICs, etc.) der teuerste der Periode ist? Also nicht von Brasilien nach Europa, sondern von Europa nach China/Russland/Brasilien (oder auch Katar)? Ich warte ja d...
Progetto di Claudia Cipriano di unità: Altremaree Music Festival, Floridia, Sicilia NEW
Title of the blog ...Sempre Sicilia: Immigration , Migration and 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Altremaree, a music festival in Floridia, Sicily was the idea of Floridian Councilor for Culture, Claudia Cipriano, who had a …Continue reading »...
Une unité de A400M à Melsbroek NEW
Bruxelles2 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Les ministres belge et français de la Défense, Pieter de Crem et Jean-Yves Le Drina ont salué aujourd’hui (3 septembre) le projet de création d’une unité commune de A400M, basée en Belgique sur ‘aéroport militair...
La France va devoir attendre quelques mois de plus NEW
Bruxelles2 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) L’aviateur européen Airbus Military (groupe EADS) a annoncé de nouveaux légers retards dans la livraison de son nouvel avion de transport militaire A400M. Airbus a en effet été contraint d’effectuer des modifications sur son mot...
Willkommen in der Vereinigten Staaten von Deutschland (y II) NEW
Tractatus (i)Logicus 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
El 6 de septiembre de 2012 la “kaiser” de la Unión Europea visitará nuestro país para, me imagino, abroncar a Rajoy y a su Gobierno por no plegarse, definitiva e irremisiblemente, a sus designios; y eso que tanto su Ministro … Co...
Leman, Penguen or Uykusuz: Turkey's comic books vs. Erdogan NEW
Babelblogs 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 21 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Utter the names of these satirical comic magazines in the presence of any Turk, and their eyes will light up with recognition. Yet these publications are a serious thorn in the side of the government. Despite tough conditions and government repressio...
Duty to warn clients in construction sector NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Imagine you are building a house for your family. You've hired a builder and an architect. After months of work, you are about to move in when after a storm you discover your roof is leaking. Let's say the architect made a mistake and forgot to add a...
Stern climate change review 'not fit for purpose' says Tory MP NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
A senior British Conservative sharply criticises economist Nicholas Stern's six-year-old report on the costs of climate change and says a new independent study should be commissioned...
Eurozóna | Šerif Mario Draghi (Le Monde, Paříž) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Šéf evropské centrální banky měl 6. září oznámit, že jeho instituce se pokusí vyřešit krizi eurozóny odkoupením španělského a italského dluhu. A přestože Německo toto rozhodnutí zpochybňuje, stojí za to se jím zabývat jako...
Se la Merkel se la prende con i mercati NEW
Il lato €. 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Angela Merkel se la prende con i mercati e, invisita in Baviera, dai potentissimi parenti della Csu, tuona: «Non sono al servizio del popolo. Negli ultimi cinque anni hanno consentito a poca gente di arricchirsi a spese della maggioranza. Che è com...
A Giant Leap: Why its good to go to space NEW
eutopia-blog.blogspot.de, 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
"The Markets" as Imaginary Ogre NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Charles Wyplosz argues that the much-maligned "financial markets" are actually more comprehending of the need for patience in restoring budget equilibrium than French political leaders are. I think this is correct, but it's worth asking why French le...
A Giant Leap: Why its good to go to space NEW
EUtopia 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
For those of you who know their Bible, you might know an important verse in Proverbs 29:18: “Where there is no vision, the people perish.” While this blog is no biblical commentary, good old King Solomon nevertheless understood an important truth...
Rex 84: to be introduced in the Eurozone? NEW
Blogactiv 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
Readiness Exercise 84 is a series of executive orders that outlines the continuity of the US government wherein the constitution is suspended. Under this exceptional plan martial law is implemented and the military command take over state and local g...
Sweden to help improve poorest countries’ trading capacity NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
According to recent updates by the WTO, Sweden has made a contribution of CHF 4.6 million  to the Doha Development Agenda Global Trust Fund (DDAGTF) and CHF 107,000  to the Trade Facilitation Trust Fund. The main aim of these contributions is to...
Sweden to help improve poorest countries’ trading capacity NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
According to recent updates by the WTO, Sweden has made a contribution of CHF 4.6 million  to the Doha Development Agenda Global Trust Fund (DDAGTF) and CHF 107,000  to the Trade Facilitation Trust Fund. The main aim of these contributions is to...
Dealing with dangerous dogs and their owners NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Dog attacks can have a devastating impact on both the owners and the dogs involved, be they pets or guide dogs – writes Julie Girling MEP...
Germany: Improve Reporting on Disabled People NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
It ought to become something understood in the language that disabled people do things not in spite of or because of, but with their disabilities. During the Paralympics in London there have been more and more reports on “against-it-all people&...
Patents County Court small claims track NEW
The IPKat 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Following the IPKat's Friday Fantasies post enquiring about the status of the promised small claims track for the Patents County Court, Katpat to Philip Harris of Walker Morris who, after a not inconsiderable amount of digging has discovered that The...
Bruce Willis to sue Apple over who owns his iTunes library? NEW
The IPKat 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Bruce Willis and his three daughters  A few days ago the IPKat devoted some of its feline time considering what may happen to one's own digital libraries upon death.  As readers will promptly remember, the problem is that,&nb...
Wirtschaft | Arme, einsame Notenbanker | Cartoon (Le Vif/L’Express, Brüssel ) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
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Eurozone | Draghi, der einzige Staatsmann (Le Monde, Paris) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Am 6. September will der Präsident der Europäischen Zentralbank ankündigen, dass sein Institut durch den Ankauf von spanischen und italienischen Anleihen versuchen wird, die Euro-Krise zu lösen. Auch wenn diese Maßnahme von Deutschland abgelehnt...
Zona euro | O único estadista é Draghi (Le Monde, Paris) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
A 6 de setembro, o presidente do Banco Central Europeu deverá anunciar que a sua instituição vai tentar resolver a crise da zona euro comprando dívida espanhola e italiana. Embora esta decisão seja contestada na Alemanha, ela tem o mérito de tr...
Turkey Warned Against Going Back to Future on PKK NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Just as one of the bloodiest summers since the 1990s is turning Turkey’s leaders increasingly hawkish, Human Rights Watch offered a glimpse into the dark methods employed two decades ago.
A Draghi leak… NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
…looks like this:On Monday afternoon, the ECB president was supposed to be holding talks “in camera” with the economic and monetary affairs committee, prior...
NS does a Jimmy Carr (2) NEW
martinned 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
OK, so that was quite a way to come back after my summer vacation. From this blog post here about tax evasion by the Dutch state railway company NS came this GeenStijl story, which in turn led to a ginormous article in De Volkskrant last Saturda...
Putin Adds Police, Spy Chiefs to Energy Commission NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
President Vladimir Putin has reinforced one of two commissions seen as vying for control over Russia’s crucial oil and gas sector by adding the country’s top cop and spook to its ranks.
André Glucksmann et la crise de l’Europe NEW
L'Europe décalèe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Finances dégradées, sociétés destabilisées, projet communautaire affaibli : le malaise qui touche l’UE depuis quelques années est multiple. Alors qu’au retour des vacances, des échances importantes attendent dirigeants et citoyens europée...
Serhatcan Yurdam derledi: Beşiktaş’ta “Harçlar Kaldırılsın” Eylemi NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
  [View the story "Öğrenciler Sokakta: Beşiktaş'ta \"Harçlar Kaldırılsın\" Eylemi" on Storify] Related posts: Serhatcan Yurdam derledi: #cerkessoykirimieylemi | “ÇERKES SOYKIRIMI TANINSIN” Serhatcan Yurdam: Cihan Kırmızıg...
For the true masters of Europe, the EU and the euro are successful… NEW
Revolting Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
IN THE RADICAL PRESS / MEMOIRE DES LUTTES By Bernard Cassen For supporters, neo-liberalism is not an ideology. This project is a natural and obvious fulfillment of freedom. But there is a hierarchy of freedoms. Some – those relating to economic...
A long-distance relationship NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
There are many clichés used to describe Iceland’s position in the middle of the Atlantic. Torn between Europe and North America – quite literally sitting on the fault line separating the two continents geologically – the country’s location i...
Parliamentarix and the Falling Sky NEW
Berlaymonster 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
It didn't take long after the 'news' broke that the European Parliament's Brussels HQ ceiling is falling in  for French factions of the institution to propose decamping wholesale to Strasbourg, as they do every month at ever increasing...
Fighting financial complexity with simple rules? NEW
reszatonline 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Day by day we experience that football bets get won or lost, cardiologists’ patients survive or die and investors get rich or ruin themselves. According to Andrew Haldane, the common trait of all these situations is that they require decisio...