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EU Politicians’ Ministry of Truth ‘Forgets’ to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of Europe’s Democracy NEW
Blogactiv 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours ago
Did Europe’s politicians forget? Today 10 September 2012 is the sixtieth anniversary of the first assembly of the European Parliament. Guess who was the first president? None other than Paul-Henri Spaak. Yes, the same one after whom the Paul-He...
Step Up for a Stronger Europe! NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 1 Minute ago
The Committee’s services are busy preparing for a conference on another theme dear to our President, the Europe 2020 Strategy, where he has been working closely with the EESC’s Europe 2020 Steering Committee, Joost Van Iersel. The 25 Sept...
The Closer NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
ROUND-UP FT markets round-up: “Wall Street’s S&P 500 retreated from its best close since January 2008 on Friday, and ended the session 0.6 per cent lower. The benchmark...
Dies mal wieder in die Runde geworfen #antitrust NEW
Kartellblog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
It’s time again – who should be on #antitrust global and isn’t? twitter.com/#!/JohannesZoe… — Johannes Zöttl (@JohannesZoettl) September 10, 2012 PS https://twitter.com/ABAantitrust/status/245277305335844864 Verwandte Artik...
Rockstar Soros NEW
The Eurocrat 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
George Soros does not need an introduction, but his latest article “The Tragedy of the European Union and how to resolve it” maybe does. Soros has established himself as a man, that when he talks, you listen! He attacks Germany’s de...
Banking union forces Britain to revisit its role in the single market NEW
Nucleus 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
David Gow Monday, 10 September 2012 It would have been good to be a fly on the wall at Monday's late-night discussions among ten EU ambassadors from "out" countries about banking union. On Super Wednesday José...
The Entire DNCC in 25 Tweets NEW
¡No Pasarán! 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
"God is dead." - Nietzche."Nietzche is dead." - God."Let's take a vote." - DNC— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) September 5, 2012 E-nough's Damien recaps the entire Democratic National Committee Convention in 25 Tweets… of which here are two…New: B...
Team Finland NEW
Alex Stubb blogi (FI) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Olin eilen koko päivän Team Finlandin pienten ja keskisuurten yritysten kansainvälistymispäivässä Finlandia-talolla. Paikan päällä oli aivan uskomaton pöhinä. Twiittiseinälle tulvi yli 1000 viestiä ja tunnelma yrittäjien keskuudessa oli...
In praise of … Bedford's Italians | Editorial NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
It is hard not to regret the Italian government's decision to close its special consular facilities in the town at the end of this monthIt would be hard to deny that Italy, with a public sector debt of more than £1 trillion, needs to trim its public...
Chronique septembre 2012 (JP) NEW
EGEA 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Elle vous manquait, la voici : la chronique trimestrielle de Jérôme Pellistrandi, qui sera publiée également dans le Casoar. Mille mercis à lui. O. Kempf source (L'Almak) Chronique septembre 2012 L’été aura été marqué par la...
Catalonia: a new EU Member State? The EU institutions must be prepared. NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Dear colleagues, Tomorrow, September 11th, is the National Day of Catalonia. Thousands of people will be in the streets with a clear demand: that Catalonia become a state integrated into the European Union. This is a public outcry that has bypassed,...
Lucrece Still Lives NEW
Shiraz Socialst 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
Further to my last post, the attitudes towards rape as shown in the poem The Rape of Lucrece are still prevalent in many parts of the world.  Sixteenth century England was an “honour” culture. In Turkey, outside big cities, social life c...
Belgique: jusqu'ici, tout va bien NEW
Coulisses de Bruxelles (Libération) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
En Belgique, tout va désormais très très bien. Après cinq années de crises et de fureur, du conflit communautaire qui oppose depuis la naissance du pays la majorité flamande à...
Inserting Lucrece NEW
Shiraz Socialst 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
I have been away on holiday, and have only now got the time to write a piece about Camille O’Sullivan’s performance of The Rape of Lucrece, which was part of the Edinburgh International Festival’s main programme. O’Sullivan has fo...
François Hollande : «inverser la courbe du chômage d'ici un an» NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Le président de la République était dimanche 9 septembre l'invité de TF1 où il a détaillé son plan de redressement pour l'emploi. Le chef de l'Etat a fixé un agenda du redressement en deux ans alternant mesures d'urgences et ré...
Putin: Russian Protesters Are Weak NEW
The Worden Report 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
At the conclusion of the 2012 Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Russia, the host president, Vladimir Putin, likened the birds that had not following his motorized glider south to the Russians who did not follow him. “Only the weak ones,...
Nochmal was zu den Ergo-Budapest "Urlaub" NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
weil das ja hier kam und auch breit durch die Medien ging, noch ein kurzer Hinweis auf einen langen Artikel im Handelsblatt, in dem einige pikante Details zu den “Incentive-Reisen” der Ergo-Tochter HMI stehen. Lustreisen-Skandal: Interner...
Nochmal was zu den Ergo-Budapest "Urlaub" NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
weil das ja hier kam und auch breit durch die Medien ging, noch ein kurzer Hinweis auf einen langen Artikel im Handelsblatt, in dem einige pikante Details zu den “Incentive-Reisen” der Ergo-Tochter HMI stehen. Lustreisen-Skandal: Interner...
L’Institut d’études de la sécurité a un nouveau directeur. Enfin… NEW
Bruxelles2 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Assez logiquement, c’est Antonio Missiroli qui a été nommé directeur de l’institut européen pour les études de sécurité. La nouvelle a été confirmée aujourd’hui par un communiqué de la Haute représentante de...
The Rise and Fall (and Rise?) of Al Qaeda NEW
German Marshall Fund Blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Eleven years after its defining attack, Al Qaeda is a defeated organization, yet in two ways the legacy of Al Qaeda constitutes a tangible threat for the international peace and stability.
The Rise and Fall (and Rise?) of Al Qaeda NEW
German Marshall Fund Blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Eleven years after its defining attack, Al Qaeda is a defeated organization, yet in two ways the legacy of Al Qaeda constitutes a tangible threat for the international peace and stability.
Indian riot cops drive nuclear protesters into the sea NEW
Euro-Police 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Indian riot police fired tear gas to break up thousands of protesters on a beach near the country’s largest nuclear power project, due to fire up within weeks despite months of opposition. Demonstrators waded into the crashing waves or escaped in f...
Dean Spielmann New President of the European Court NEW
ECHR Blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
The judge elected on behalf of Luxembourg, Dean Spielmann, has today been elected by his peers as the successor to the Court's current President, Nicolas Bratza. The latter's term of office as judge at the European Court of Human Rights is due to exp...
In between NEW
reszatonline 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
“Psychologists have likened a crowd to a series of intermeshing behavioral cells. Each cell is comprised of a small group of surrounding people, with limited communication between them. Cell members do not have a broad view of what is occurring in...
EU-Jugendbericht: Beschäftigung und soziale Inklusion als oberste Priorität NEW
Title of theH.eimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ blog ... 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Im Bericht, den die EU-Kommission im Dreijahresrhythmus erstellt, wird betont, dass die EU und die Mitgliedstaaten mehr tun müssen, um junge Menschen, die am stärksten unter der Wirtschaftskrise leiden, zu unterstützen.Seit Ausbruch der Krise ist...
EU-Jugendbericht: Beschäftigung und soziale Inklusion als oberste Priorität NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Im Bericht, den die EU-Kommission im Dreijahresrhythmus erstellt, wird betont, dass die EU und die Mitgliedstaaten mehr tun müssen, um junge Menschen, die am stärksten unter der Wirtschaftskrise leiden, zu unterstützen.Seit Ausbruch der Krise ist...
Sterlisation (or not) in Brazil NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
As the ECB’s OMT threatens to maybe start, Jonathan Wheatley over at the FT’s beyondbrics has picked up on an interesting case of sterilisation going awry.From Wheatley:...
Informazione | Berlusconi e l’Economist, ultimo atto | Blog NEW
Europa league 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Ricordate la celebre copertina dell'Economist contro la candidatura di Silvio Berlusconi nel 2001? Ricorderete anche che l'ex premier l'aveva presa piuttosto male e aveva querelato il settimanale britannico per diffamazione. Bene, la caus...
Análisis y propuestas alternativas en los procesos de regionalización económica NEW
Alain Lipietz 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
[1991k] "Análisis y propuestas alternativas en los procesos de regionalización económica", in N. Soza, G. Marin (eds) Mercosur o integración de los pueblos del Conosur, PRIES-Conosur, Argentina. - Économie internationale / Amérique latine,...
Euromyth Monday: UK immigration policy is controlled by the EU NEW
EU Debate 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 11 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
Apologies for the week-long gap, getting back into the work routine (aren’t we all?)In the continuation of my Euromyth Monday series, today we’re addressing ‘the EU controls UKimmigration policy’.This is partially true, partially false.We’l...
My Barroso Bullshit Bingo NEW
Filip Schwartz Kirkegaard 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
Normally I blog in my mothertongue, Danish, but this post has to be in English as it is part of a game, a tradition, played amongst the EU blogosphere: The Barroso Bullshit Bingo. On Wednesday 9 am European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso wi...
Hungarian Parliament Accused of Burying Debate on Domestic Violence NEW
New Europe - WSJ 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Women’s rights group accused Hungary’s parliament of trying to skirt genuine debate on domestic violence by scheduling discussions on the topic for the middle of the night.
An idea better kept in reserve NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Yichuan Wang had a spectacular, wonky post trying to adjudicate a debate about interest on excess reserves that I’ve been having with David Beckworth and Dan Carrol.I’ve...
Banking Union Part II – now for the safeguards NEW
Open Europe blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Here’s the continuation of the EU banking union saga – the document (also leaked, see here) that sets out how the single market and banking union are meant to fit together. A crucial point for the UK and others. As we noted on Friday, the Commiss...
Občanství | Jaký je váš hlas v Evropě? (Dilema Veche, Bukurešť) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Občané Evropské unie mají určitě názor na témata jako právní úprava finančního sektoru či ovoce a zeleniny. Anebo představu, co bude s EU v roce 2020. Mohou je vyjádřit na stránkách, které pro tento účel spustila Evropská komis...
Relevant Goals As To Exactly Why Working Out Is Important NEW
WeAreProEU Community Blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
While each of us is aware of the value of having a regular exercise when it comes to maintaining good health, it just cannot be denied that most people find exercise at home to be boring and annoying. These people cannot be blamed in thinking this wa...
Slaying the myths of NATO's Balkan Odyssey NEW
David Cronin - Campaigning Journalist 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Bare-chested on a hot afternoon, a young man tiptoes along the edge of the Mostar bridge. Tourists are asked to give him cash; once he has collected 25 euros, he will leap into the Neretva river beneath. By taking this frightening plunge, he will –...
Breaking a sovereign-bank loop NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Chart du jour from the IMF staff’s Article IV report for Ireland — forecasting the path for Irish debt to GDP if a deal is reached with the ECB to reschedule those promissory notes,...
Five reasons Glencore/Xstrata mega-merger is important | Phillip Inman NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
The takeover by commodities trader Glencore of mining giant Xstrata has turned unfriendly. But why does this merger matter?Like former Barclays chief executive Bob Diamond, the bosses of Glencore and Xstrata are a breed apart. These mining and commod...
The EESC’s Liaison Group with European civil society organisations and networks NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
The European Economic and Social Committee is composed of representatives of civil society organisations in the member states. In order to help bridge the gap between such member-state-based organisations and pan-European organised civil society, the...
Can Asia avoid the middle-income trap? NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The thesis that the Asian boom is past its best is not new, but when we come across a particularly well-argued note on the topic, we like to share.We’ve already given you...
A Love Triangle Gone Dangerously Public NEW
¡No Pasarán! 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
If you believe the French weekly Le Point, Thomas Hollande, the 27-year-old lawyer and son of President François Hollande and his former partner, Ségolène Royal, blasted his father’s current partner in an interview for “putting private lif...
Why a well designed and effective welfare system matters NEW
European Welfare States 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
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2 días para el Debate sobre el Estado de la Unión cuando muchos se preguntan qué Unión NEW
La Oreja de Europa 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
El Presidente de la Comisión Europea, José Manuel Barroso, calienta motores para responder las preguntas de los eurodiputados dentro de dos días en el debate sobre el Estado de la Unión que se celebrará en la Eurocámara. Esto lo sabemos porque...
Balkán | Kosovo získalo více nezávislosti NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Mezinárodní civilní úřad (ICO) zavírá 10. září svou prištinskou kancelář. V kosovském hlavním městě se za účelem schválení nového st...
Kosovo | Ein wenig mehr Unabhängigkeit NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Das Büro des Internationalen Repräsentanten (ICO) in Pristina wird am 10. September schließen. Die Vertreter der 25 Staaten, die zur internationalen Lenkungsgruppe gehören, darunter 20 EU-Mitgliedsstaaten, die Türkei, Kroati...
Une marche pour recoudre la société NEW
Alain Lipietz 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Sur la marche des chômeurs 1994. Point sur le débat "commet faire reculer le chomage". - Articles et débats / Emploi, Réduction du temps de travail, 1994...
The 'swindle' of welfare privatisation in Europe NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Mikael Gustafsson MEP argues that Europe's welfare state faces disintegration as the economic crisis reinvigorates a neo-liberal zeal for privatisations – and it is time to stop the madness...
Not the last video NEW
Writing for (y)EU 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
The Boss and two of his angels left us for another Directorate. Although they'll be physically just two floors ahead ours, it feels like we'll now live continents apart. That's the price you have to pay when you have the good fortune to work on an Is...
Bart: A Belgian Lightweight NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
A prominent Belgian politician spills the beans on how he lost 60 kilograms.