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"Migrants arriving on the island of Lampedusa in August 2007" (photo credit: Noborder Network, creative commons)

The walls of fortress Europe must be torn down

October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Frederick Richters Follow @Fred_Richters     ‘Fortress Europe’ is a term that was all over the news in the past few weeks due to several dramatic incidents off the coast of the Italian island...

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Still a European family? - European Council 14-15 March 2013 (Photo credit: European Commission Audiovisual Services 2013)

Are we still a European family?

April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Frederick Richters Follow @Fred_Richters     What is currently happening in the eurozone? I don’t really know. The so-called ‘crisis’ is constantly mutating into something different. The Union is in crisis, states are in...

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Europeans: different goals, different ways?

February 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Laurie van DalmFollow @lvandalm   In every newspaper, we find articles covering the crumbling of the prosperity Europe has managed to provide for its inhabitants. Youth unemployment, vanishing pensions and pressing debts suggest an...

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