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The new European Parliament on Twitter: look who’s talking NEW
Europe Decides 3 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 20 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
As predicted, more MEPs are on Twitter than ever before (531 compared to 408 in Read more...
European broadsheets pay regular attention to the European Parliament between EU elections NEW
EUROPP - European Politics and Policy 1 Year, 4 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 15 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
The European Parliament is often accused of being distant from EU citizens, both geographically, and in its decision making. Many have also accused it of lacking newsworthiness, but is this actually the case? Katjana Gattermann has closely examined b...
European Parliament attack United Opposition composition again NEW
OdessaTalk 1 Year, 4 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 4 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Not for the first time, the European Parliament has made clear its disillusionment with the “United Opposition” of Ukraine in respect to their cooperation and coalition with the Svoboda Party. “For me this party is the worst ph...
Democracy in Europe (26 May 2013): European Parliament elections 2014 NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 4 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 12 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Neither ground rules nor outcomes justify the intergovernmental European Union as is. Sooner or later deviating from the EU's founding value of democracy is going to become unacceptable even for the "Court" and the courtiers, and turn into a reality...
EUP 2014 — Copy me happy NEW
blog.brokep.com, 1 Year, 5 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
EP Elections 2014: an ugly scenario? NEW
Casa Europei Cluj-Napoca 1 Year, 6 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Although the European elections will only take place in more than a year’s time, in May 2014, the subject already deserves attention now. Today's exercise aims to present a possible but undesirable scenario. The financial crises we’ve liv...
A strange week in Strasbourg | European Voice blogs NEW
www.europeanvoice.com, 1 Year, 7 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 21 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
The EU Parliament Rebels NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 8 Months, 2 Weeks, 8 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
The European Council finally approved an austerity budget after lengthy negotiations, only to have the four main parliamentary groups announce shortly thereafter that they would not vote to approve it. Now what? I don't know. But there's a blizzard h...
No secret ballot in the European Parliament on the EU budget vote! NEW
Jon Worth's Euroblog 1 Year, 8 Months, 2 Weeks, 13 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
So it looks like the European Council has agreed a real-terms cut in the EU budget for the 2014-2020 period. This has, understandably, been labelled unacceptable by the 4 largest...
After Cameron’s speech, it’s Farage vs. Verhofstadt NEW
Brussels Blog (Financial Times) 1 Year, 9 Months, 6 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Ukip leader Nigel Farage at a European Parliament session in Strasbourg last year Following prime minister David Cameron’s address on Britain’s EU future, there may not be two politicians in Europe spoiling for a fight more than the two m...
Ségolène Royal, future chairwoman of the European Parliament? NEW
actupol 3.0_en 1 Year, 9 Months, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
According to some French media, Ségolène Royal, ex-PS candidate for the 2007 presidential election, would be interested to be the next European Parliament chairwoman, after being defeated in the French legislative elections six months ago and fores...
MEPs adopt revised 2013 calendar after France wins appeal against cost-saving amendment NEW
La Treizième Étoile 1 Year, 9 Months, 1 Week, 1 Hour, 39 Minutes ago
Following the European Court of Justice ruling of 13 December 2012 that annulled the cost-saving Amendment proposed by South West Conservative MEP Ashley Fox, MEPs have today approved a revised calendar of plenary meetings, ensuring the 'travelling c...
Polish MEPs and their personal job creation schemes – 1 MEP employs 19, 2 each employ 17 NEW
Jon Worth's Euroblog 1 Year, 9 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
A couple of weeks ago on Twitter, @euro_jonathan and I were debating the staff budgets allocated to MEPs, and stumbled across some Polish MEPs who seemed to be employing abnormally...
Joined Cases C‑237/11 and C‑238/11, France and Luxembourg v. Parliament NEW
ECJBlog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 12 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Court annuls votes of European Parliament concerning Parliament’s calendar of periods of part-sessions for 2012 and 2013, on the ground that those periods, split into two parts by the Parliament, cannot be regarded individually as periods of monthl...
BIG NEWS: SW MEP Ashley Fox left ‘bitterly disappointed’ as ECJ rejects move to reduce number of Strasbourg sessions NEW
La Treizième Étoile 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 11 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
The European Court of Justice has today rejected and annulled the Fox Amendment that sought to change the Parliamentary calendar to reduce the number of trips MEPs must make to Strasbourg each year, ruling it as unconstitutional and leaving , a rulin...
Parlement européen - Bureau d'information en France - Newsletter n° 16/2012 NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 7 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
  Parlement Européen Bureau d'Information en France Newsletter n° 16/2012 HD Newslette...
Comment rendre les Européennes de 2014 aussi sexy que les élections américaines ? NEW
Fabien l'Européen 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Enfin les élections américaines ont eu lieu ! On avait vraiment l’impression que nous étions en train de lire notre propre président… Des retransmissions spéciales, tous les médias qui ne font « plus de 30 heures de direct...
Evropské instituce | Evropané svému parlamentu nevěří NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 9 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Ztrácí Evropané důvěru v jedinou demokraticky zvolenou evropskou instituci? Podle výsledků posledního „parlametru“ společnosti TNS, který zjišťuje znalost a vnímání...
Europäische Institutionen | Wer vertraut noch dem EU-Parlament? NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 10 Hours, 1 Minute ago
Verlieren die Europäer das Vertrauen zur einzigen europäischen Institution, die demokratisch gewählt wird? Die International Herald Tribune stützt sich auf den letzten europäischen Parlameter, eine Umfrage über das Wisse...
Instituições europeias | Instala-se a desconfiança entre os europeus e o seu Parlamento NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 10 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Estarão os europeus a perder a confiança na única instituição europeia democraticamente eleita? Segundo o International Herald Tribune, que cita o último Parlametro europeu, a sondagem sobre o conhecimento e...
Connaissez-vous les travaux en cours du Parlement européen en faveur d'une véritable Union économique et monétaire ? NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 11 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
Le 20 novembre prochain, le Parlement européen réuni en session plénière, sera invité à voter une résolution d'initiative relative à l'approfondissement de l'Union économique et monétaire. Il débattra sur la base de troi...
Gefahr von Rechtsaussen: Gastbeitrag Neues Deutschland NEW
Jan Albrecht 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 13 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Als sich 2007 im Europäischen Parlament mal wieder eine rechtsextreme Fraktion bildete, war die Aufmerksamkeit für die Vernetzung rechtsextremer Parteien kurzzeitig da. Schon nach kurzer Zeit löste sich die Fraktion wieder auf, weil ihre Vorsitzen...
USA: des élections mieux suivies que les élections européennes ? NEW
Fabien l'Européen 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 10 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Mercredi au petit matin, nous saurons qui de Obama ou de Romney sera président des États-Unis. Tous les médias en font des tonnes pour couvrir cet évènement « planétaire ». On peut même penser qu’ils en font trop. D&#...
Martin Schulz la Bucureşti, despre viitorul UE NEW
Casa Europei Cluj-Napoca 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 16 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Cu ocazia recentei vizite în România, Martin Schulz a precizat că “Uniunea Europeană nu este ceva sigur pentru totdeauna, nimic nu este lipsit de alternativă şi această prezentare a Uniunii Europene, ca fiind singura alternativă, este greş...
The EGP on its way to Athens! NEW
Greenyourope 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
The Individual’s Supporters Network (ISN) of the European Green Party (EGP), together with the Federation of Young European Greens (FYEG) and the ENGS (European Network of Green Seniors), is doing its way to the EGP Autumn council (Athens, 9-11...
I medkänslans skymningsland NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
Efter att ha arbetat några år i Europaparlamentet fruktar jag att jag aldrig kommer att bli mig själv igen. Själva sättet på vilket jag betraktar min omgivning har fått sig en törn. Jag antar att det är så det blir när man faller genom spe...
Carton rouge à Martin Schulz NEW
Le Taurillon 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 18 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Le 19 septembre dernier, le président du Parlement européen, Martin Schulz, a participé à un débat organisé par l'Université libre de Bruxelles et l'Institut d'Études européennes, en présence de deux porte-paroles politiques belges, Didier...
Why I want to Be an MEP NEW
Jonathan Fryer 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Today ballot papers started arriving at the homes of Liberal Democrat members in London so they can choose the order of the list of candidates for the European elections in 2014. There are nine candidates for eight places (a tenth, Elaine Bagshawe, h...
The week on the EP Library’s blog: Something for everybody NEW
Library of the European Parliament's Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 11 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
The week was slightly calmer in the European Parliament. Truly well-deserved after two busy plenary sessions last week. Thus, after a policy overflow we finally had a chance to balance our posts and prepare something for (almost) everybody. We promis...
Strasbourg sans parlement, et alors ? NEW
Le Taurillon 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 18 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
L'immense majorité obtenue le 23 octobre pour le rassemblement en un siège unique des activités du Parlement européen menace le maintien de l'institution à Strasbourg. La campagne « Single Seat » suscite la colère des eurodéputés alsaciens...
The endless controversy about the EP’s single seat NEW
Europe’s Café 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Important: the opinions defended throughout this article are mine and not Europe’s Café point of view. On the 24th of October, the MEPs meeting in plenary session voted in favour of an amendment asking for a single seat for the … Continue re...
The endless single seat controversy NEW
actupol 3.0_en 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 11 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
On the last 24th of October, MEPs, in plenary session, voted in favour an amendment for the European Parliament single seat, based in Brussels by preference. The amendment was backed by 518 MEPs against 149 only. The resolution has no … Continu...
La controverse sans fin du siège unique NEW
Au Café de l'Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
    Avertissement : les opinions développées ci-dessous n’engagent que son auteur. Le 24 octobre dernier, les députés européens, réunis en session ordinaire, se sont prononcés sur un amendement en faveur d’un siège unique du Parlement...
Characteristics of both parliamentary chambers NEW
Federal constitution of Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 3 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
In the last post devoted to the federal parliament, I will deal with special characteristics of its individual chambers (houses). I will discuss both chambers altogether in one post because provisions about both of them will be similar.I begin with a...
Le « siège unique » pour le Parlement Européen ? Le vote officieux des députés relance la controverse ! NEW
Mieux connaître vos droits en Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 7 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Ce mardi 23 octobre, les partisans du « Single Seat » pour le Parlement européen ont pris une longueur d’avance. En effet, sur 700 votes exprimés, ce n’est pas moins de 518 votes qui se sont exprimés symboliquement en faveur d’un siège...
Entre Strasbourg et Bruxelles, le coeur des eurodéputés ne balance plus NEW
Coulisses de Bruxelles (Libération) 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 8 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Jamais la lassitude à l’égard de la capitale alsacienne n’a été aussi grande dans les rangs des 754 députés européens : les déménagements incessants entre Bruxelles et Strasbourg, où les...
EU-Parlament | EU-Hauptstadt Straßburg wackelt wieder NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 9 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
„Die EU-Abgeordneten wollen von Straßburg nichts mehr wissen“, berichtet Libération. Am 23. Oktober forderten zwei Drittel der Parlamentarier (518 Stimmen dafür, 149 dagegen, 33 Enthaltungen) bei der Abstimmung zum EU-Ha...
A Luxembourg, la Bibliothèque du PE est ouverte au public NEW
Library of the European Parliament's Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 10 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Saviez-vous qu’à Luxembourg, la Bibliothèque du Parlement européen est maintenant accessible à tout citoyen qui voudrait l’utiliser ? N’hésitez pas à venir la découvrir : bus : arrêts “Philharmonie/MUDAM” (1, 16...
Parlamento Europeu | Estrasburgo novamente no centro das atenções NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 10 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
“Os eurodeputados já não querem Estrasburgo”, escreve o Libération. A 23 de outubro, durante a discussão do orçamento da UE, o Parlamento Europeu votou maciçamente, por 518 votos a favor, 149 cont...
Evropský parlament | Štrasburk opět na koberečku NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 11 Hours ago
„Europoslanci už nechtějí Štrasburk," oznamuje francouzský deník Libération. Při debatě o evropském rozpočtu 23. října odhlasoval Evropský parlament 518 hlasy (149 poslanců byl...
Parliament’s Gossip NEW
LEUSAA Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 11 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
During the month October, two plenary sessions were held (on 22/23 and 25/26 October). This has happened to make sure the European Parliament lives up to the promise of 12 plenaries a year. As you can imagine, this is not … Continue reading ...
EU-parlamentsresa till Iran avblåst NEW
Europabloggen 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 13 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Det blir ingen resa till Iran för delegationen från EU-parlamentet efter kraven på att få träffa vinnarna av EU:s människorättsutmärkelse, Sacharovpriset.
IFLA Code of Ethics for Librarians and other Information Workers NEW
Library of the European Parliament's Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 16 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Librarians all over the world are well aware of their profession’s ethical implications. In more than 60 countries library associations have developed and approved a national code of ethics for librarians. During 2011 and 2012 a working group f...
La Europa que queremos: política europea en 140 caracteres NEW
Ciudadano Morante 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Antes de que empiece 2013, el Año Europeo de los Ciudadanos, las instituciones quieren recoger la opinión de los Ciudadanos sobre el Futuro de Europa. Primero fue la Comisión Europea con el Debate en Cádiz, y ahora lo hace el Parlamento Euro...
Neues aus Straßburg: Jan und Ska berichten aus der Plenarwoche im Oktober NEW
Jan Albrecht 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 11 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
Jan und Ska berichten aus Straßburg. Themen: Aussprache zur Vorratsdatenspeicherung, Abstimmung zu Exportkontrollen bei Dual-Use-Gütern, Revision der Asyldatenbank Eurodac, Parlament stimmt für einheitlichen Sitz...
La majorité des Députés européens pour un siège unique du Parlement européen NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 13 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
La plupart des Députés européens se déclarent en faveur d'un siège unique de l'institution qu'ils composent. En effet, 518 sur les 700 votes exprimés mardi 23 octobre ont été favorables au regroupement des activités...
European Parliament tries to block appointment of ECB board member NEW
Centre for European Politics 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 14 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
This week the European Parliament has voted against the appointment of Yves Mersch to the board of the European Central Bank by 325 to 300 votes. The reason is that Mersch is a man. The national governments of the eurozone have been repeatedly appoin...
Elections européennes de 2014 : dépasser les enjeux nationaux NEW
Le Taurillon 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 19 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Les élections européennes de 2014 vont être cruciales en ces temps de fortes incertitudes autour du projet de construction européenne. Il est indispensable que ces élections ne ressemblent pas aux précédents scrutins européens au risque d'att...
The EU Is Collapsing NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Or at any rate, the EU Parliament building in Strasbourg is. The ceiling and supporting structures have developed cracks. Here is Deputy Mélenchon's characteristically mordant account:J’étais à Strasbourg lundi et mardi. J’y retourne jeudi et...
A hearty round of applause to Ashley Fox – the British Tory MEP who addressed the European Parliament entirely in French NEW
La Treizième Étoile 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 8 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Today in Strasbourg, South West Conservative MEP Ashley Fox delivered a speech in the chamber of the European Parliament. While that fact in itself may be unexceptional, the fact he decided to deliver it entirely in French is. In the presence of th...
Homophobic Nick Griffin may face European Parliament sanctions NEW
The Honeyball Buzz 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 11 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Labour Members of the European Parliament have formally reported Nick Griffin’s controversial tweets to the President of the European Parliament. The BNP leader faces possible sanctions under Parliament rules. On Thursday last week, British Na...
Søndergaards politik populær i EU NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 15 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: Søren Søndergaard og brugerne af hjemmesiden votewatch.eu er enige om EU-modstand. Politikeren fra Folkebevægelsen mod EU er derfor sidste uges mest populære politiker i EU-parlamentet. - Nyheder / Søren Søndergaard, Nyt...
Vorbe de prieteni. Evelyne Gebhardt. Vielen Dank! NEW
Gabriela Cretu (MEP) 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 15 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Ieri am mai primit un mesaj care m-a bucurat. Evelyne Gebhardt a fost pentru mine, fără îndoială, profesoara de practică europeană efectivă. Eu eram membră observatoare la PE iar Evelyne coordonatoarea socialistă a comisiei mele și raporto...
Euroopan parlamentti komission työohjelmasta 2013 NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 17 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
Kahden hieman erilaisen yleisesittelyn jälkeen (englanniksi ja suomeksi) kiikaroimme Strasbourgiin, jonne Euroopan parlamentti oli jälleen matkannut täysistuntoviikkoa viettämään. Eräänä aiheena oli vuoden 2013 työohjelma, jonka komissio hy...
Russian Riled By Parliament NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
Russian parliamentarian vents about the European Parliament, but says the Commission is pragmatic.
Lägg ner EU-parlamentets flyttcirkus! NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 2 Years, 47 Minutes ago
Den här veckan är EU-parlamentet i Strasbourg igen — EU’s månatliga besvär. Det är EU-fördragen som kräver att parlamentet ska flytta från Bryssel till Strasbourg 12 gånger per år, och i första hand Frankrike som kategoriskt mo...
Stoppa Europaparlamentets flyttcirkus! NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 2 Years, 1 Hour, 53 Minutes ago
Europaparlamentet försöker ju minska resandet mellan Bryssel och Strasbourg.Denna vecka försöker man ett stunt: Två av de årliga tolv Strasbourg-sessionerna ligger samma vecka. En måndag och tisdag och den andra torsdag och fredag. Så i dag,...
Multi-annual Financial Framework: There are no sacred cows NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 2 Years, 10 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
The European Parliament meeting during the Strasbourg plenary session has expressed concern about the progress of negotiations in the Council on the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF 2014-2020). The European Parliament understands that given...
Actualités du Parlement européen NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Le lecteur trouvera ci-joint la dernière lettre du Bureau d'information pour la France du Parlement européen. http://www.europarl.fr/view/fr/Newsletter/Newsletter_2012/Newsletter_octobre_2012.html...
Hans-Peter MARTIN: Europaparlamentarier als Bankenlobbyisten - Schatten(bank)wirtschaft um 51 Billionen Euro NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 2 Years, 1 Day, 7 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
City of London skyline from London City Hall via WikimediaRegulierung des Megabereichs "Schattenbanken" soll auf den Sankt-Nimmerleinstag verschoben werden / Einfluss der Finanz-Lobbyisten unübersehbar / Besorgt Britischer Parlamentarier das Geschä...
MEP hides secret finance firm while sitting on Euro monetary committee NEW
Political Scrapbook 2 Years, 1 Day, 19 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
A UKIP MEP is sitting on the European Parliament’s top finance committee without declaring a potentially conflicting interest in a secret company, Political Scrapbook can reveal. UKIP’s Godfrey Bloom, a member the influential Committee on...
Commission Criminalité (CRIM) du Parlement européen : les premiers résultats, donner les moyens à l’UE pour lutter contre les mafias. L’UE doit agir de façon coordonnée. NEW
Mieux connaître vos droits en Europe 2 Years, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
La Commission CRIM a présenté le premier document de travail du rapporteur Salvatore Iacolino (PPE), après une série d’auditions sur le crime organisé qui se sont tenues lors des réunions précédents. (CF. Nea say). Quatre autres documents t...
Datalagringsdebatt i Strasbourg NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 2 Years, 2 Days, 4 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Då är man på väg till Strasbourg, igen.Veckans huvudnummer i Europaparlamentet är, ur ett piratperspektiv, frågestunden om EU:s datalagringsdirektiv.Dels finns det naturligtvis en allmän kritik mot att EU:s medlemsstater tvingas lagra data om...
Nou plenari del PE: sessió doble sui generis, pendents de la decisió de la Cort Europea de Justícia NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 2 Years, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Demà, i fins divendres, el ple del parlament Europeu ens reunim a Estrasburg en una sessió doble certament sui generis. És, de fet, un nou pols entre els diputats i diputades (si més no una majoria creixent) que reclamem d...
The structure of EU politics: Story-telling about European Parliament committees NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Years, 3 Days, 1 Hour, 14 Minutes ago
Trying to make sense of EU politics is quite difficult. Good story-telling is almost impossible because too many people are involved in too many issues. Convincing analysis is hard because the amount of time you have to invest in research is often no...
Book Review: After the Third Way: The Future of Social Democracy in Europe NEW
EUROPP - European Politics and Policy 2 Years, 3 Days, 4 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Electorally marginalised, seemingly ideologically exhausted and often out-of-step with the contemporary zeitgeist, many commentators believe that European social democracy is currently in profound need of revision and renewal. This book marks a serio...
S(t)imulation du Parlement européen à l'ESC Dijon! NEW
Nouvelle Europe 2 Years, 3 Days, 6 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Etre eurodéputé écologiste lituanien ou nationaliste bulgare quand on est étudiant philippin ou américain en échange à Dijon, cela ne coule pas de source ! Et pourtant… Transformer 25 &eacu...
EU-Eurozonenhaushalt: Wo bleibt die europäische demokratische Kontrolle? NEW
Helga Trübel (MEP) 2 Years, 5 Days, 4 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Die Wogen der Krise haben schon so manchen Reformvorschlag an den politischen Strand von Brüssel gespült. Der Debattenstrudel hat die [...]...
Martin Ehrenhauser nun ohne Immunität: Eine Provinzposse über Piraten und Reptilien NEW
Faires Europa 2 Years, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
EU-Parlament für Aufhebung der Immunität von Martin Ehrenhauser.  Das berichtet Vorarlberg Online am 18. Oktober 2012: "Der Rechtsausschuss des EU-Parlaments hat kürzlich einstimmig für die Aufhebung der Immunität des österreichische...
Martin Ehrenhauser - Glück und Ende NEW
Raetischer Bote - Nachrichten aus einer europäischen Provinz 2 Years, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Österreichische Provinzposse um Piraten und Reptilien: EU-Parlament für Aufhebung der Immunität von Martin Ehrenhauser.  Das berichtet Vorarlberg Online am 18. Oktober 2012: "Der Rechtsausschuss des EU-Parlaments hat kürzlich einstimmig f
En la Agrupación de Bruselas del PSOE NEW
Antonio Masip 2 Years, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Estuve en la Agrupación de Bruselas del PSOE en un encuentro sobre las elecciones autonómicas de Galicia y EuzkadiIntervinieron la secretaria de la Agrupación Carmen Madrid, y mis compañeros diputados Eider Gardeazabal y Antolín Sánchez Presedo...
The race for the 2014 EP Elections begins: the Convention of the EUROPEAN FEDERALIST PARTY NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Years, 1 Week, 17 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
THE BEGINNING OF THE 2014 ELECTION CAMPAIGN. At a time when talking about European federalism is no more a taboo, the European Federalist Party is organising its European Convention which will take place  in Rome at the Hotel Dei Congressi on Novemb...
Dette bliver EU-Parlamentet spist af med i de tunge budgetforhandlinger NEW
Filip Schwartz Kirkegaard 2 Years, 1 Week, 21 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
EU-Parlamentet har takket være Lissabon-traktaten fået vetoret over den flerårige budgetramme, også kendt som De Finansielle Perspektiver eller Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF). Det er tunge og kedelige ord, men det er altså også store, ba...
Vad Piratpartiet har gjort i EU-parlamentet NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 2 Years, 1 Week, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Rick skriver en utmärkt sammanfanttande bloggpost (på engelska) om vad Piratpartiet har gjort hittills i EU-parlamentet. Telekompaketet 2009, att vi fick stopp på ACTA 2012, att Gröna gruppen antog Piratpartiets program för legaliserad fildelnin...
Activity Report of the Socialists and Democrats NEW
The European Citizen 2 Years, 1 Week, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
At the PES Congress the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament submitted its activity report (PDF). It gives an interesting snapshot of how the parliamentary party views itself, as a party of opposition within the EU institutions.T...
A self-adminstered pat-on-the-back NEW
Berlaymonster 2 Years, 1 Week, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Congratulations to the Dutch/Flemish association of investigative journalists, the VVOJ, who emerge in a European Parliament report today as the champions of truth and light, bestrid their noble charger of probity, spearing with their lance of virtue...
PES Congress 2012 NEW
The European Citizen 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 7 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Last week the Party of European Socialists (which sits in the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament) held its 2012 Congress in Brussels. There they adopted a resolution "Together for the Europe we need" (PDF). The resolution set o...
Le Parlement européen intensifie ses travaux sur les grands dossiers politiques, stratégiques et de sécurité NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 22 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Le lecteur de Regards-citoyens.com peut prendre la mesure de l'intensification de l'action du Parlement sur les registres politique, stratégique et de sécurité, ce dont les citoyens européens ne peuvent que se féliciter, en prenant connaissa...
EU Parliament is shooting itself in the foot NEW
Nucleus 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 2 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
David Gow Friday, 05 October 2012 The European Parliament is shooting itself in the foot by reversing national government cuts in the EU budget. MEPs, already under fire for their own excessive salaries, expens...
Political Parties Must Nominate European Commission President NEW
The EUDO Café 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 2 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
Article by Wilfried Martens published on Public Service Europe, 1 October 2012 Let us seize the moment to create a genuine European public space – the EU will never succeed if it does not become a truly democratic union – writes European Peop...
Europarlament chce self-promotion. zn. dobře zaplatí NEW
Bruselská spojka 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Dobrá zpráva! Evropský parlament přesunul uzávěrku žádostí o “partnerství” při spolufinancování mediálních projektů v letech 2012, 2013 a 2014 z června na konec října. Přihlásit je možné projekty v kategorii TV, rá...
Accions a favor d'una sola seu per al Parlament Europeu NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Per a qui tingui interès a saber quines iniciatives estem adoptant diversos eurodiputats i eurodiputades per acabar amb aquest absurd malbaratemant econòmic, ecològic i polític que suposa mantenir una doble seu del Parlame...
As MEPs remain in Brussels this week, SW MEP Fox revels in saving taxpayer €15m NEW
La Treizième Étoile 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 16 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Traditionally MEPs would this week be working from Strasbourg to fulfil their obligation under the European Treaties of sit twelve times a year in the French city. However, this is not the case this year and South West MEP Ashley Fox is revelling in...
Sozialdemokratische Europawahlprogramme im Vergleich NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 18 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Während der Europawahlen 2009 wurde nicht nur von Sozialdemokraten verschiedentlich bemängelt, dass die sozialdemokratischen Parteien in den Mitgliedstaaten der Europäischen Union einen an nationalen Interessen ausgerichteten Wahlkampf führten un...
Löfven simmar motströms i Europa NEW
Europabloggen 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 23 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Socialdemokraternas partiledare Stefan Löfven talar ut om EU vid sitt första officiella Brysselbesök efter nio månader som partiledare. – Det här kommer ni inte att gilla, var hans första ord på S-kongressen.Efter nio månader som p...
Javier Fernández reelegido NEW
Antonio Masip 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 29 Minutes ago
Magnífica su intervención en la jornada inaugural del 31 Congreso de la FSA-PSOE...
SLD’s Economic Programme Offers an Example for the European Left NEW
Beyond the Transition 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 1 Hour, 18 Minutes ago
On the one hand austerity and on the other…. well what exactly?This is the dilemma that is posed for the left in Europe today. Is there a viable alternative to the policies of the neo-liberal right, who propose yet more cuts and liberalisation as a...
Nueva serie de podcast de ECFR Madrid NEW
El Blog de ECFR Madrid 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 1 Hour, 48 Minutes ago
Desde la oficina en Madrid de ECFR tenemos el orgullo de informar que ya hemos superado los 9000 suscriptores a nuestros podcast semanales. Estas pequeñas entrevistas de audio, que no superan los 10 minutos, nos permiten adentrarnos en temas candent...
“Discurs prezidenţiabil” la Congresul Socialiştilor Europeni NEW
Casa Europei Cluj-Napoca 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Mãrturisesc cã doream de mult timp sã particip la un congres al unui partid pan-european şi ocazia s-a ivit in acest week end.  Stanga europeanã s-a reunit la Bruxelles pentru a decide (sau mai precis sã valideze) preşedintele Partidului...
Mise à jour. Le Parlement européen prendra-t-il le leadership en matière de lutte anticorruption contre les grandes firmes minières, pétrolières et autres ? NEW
Mieux connaître vos droits en Europe 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 18 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
L’Europe prête à durcir les règles anticorruption pour les industries extractives ? Les Groupes miniers et pétroliers souvent accusés d’entretenir corruption et opacité financière dans les pays les plus pauvres mais riches en ress...
Europees Parlement pakt speculatie met voedsel aan NEW
GroenLinks Europa 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 21 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
De commissie economische zaken van het Europees Parlement heeft ingestemd met aangescherpte regels voor handel op de financiële markten (in de "Markets in Financial Instruments"-wetgeving). GroenLinks is voorzichtig positief over de overeengekomen c...
VIDEO Culisele audierii lui Orban NEW
Menaru 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 8 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Candidatura lui Leonard Orban este prima a unui fost comisar european pentru Curtea de Audit europeana. Iar votul negativ din comisie a fost o surpriza pentru multi, inclusiv pentru parlamentari. Am scris in ziua votului ca voi reveni cu amanunte des...
Grüne Bundesdelegiertenkonferenz (BDK) in Hannover NEW
Jan Albrecht 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 15 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Veranstaltet von Bundesvorstand BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN, aktuelle Informationen unter www.gruene.de 16. bis 18.11.2012 in Hannover Hannover Congress Centrum (HCC), Eilenriedehalle Themen: u.a. Bundesvorstandswahlen, Spitzenkandidaten, Europapolitik...