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11 October 2013 – As Catalonia and Spain continue their soul-searching, few words come up as often as federalismo. Often wrongly described as a federalist country by outsiders, Spain is in fact caught in a limbo, halfway between centralisation and (...) by | 3 comments
5 July 2013 – In early June, the federal committee of the German Young European Federalists, declared its support for the establishment of an European unemployment insurance, which would partly replace national insurance systems. This could guard the Eurozone (...) by ,
30 June 2013 – Over the last few months many steps forward have been taken towards an effective governance of the Eurozone in order to guarantee financial stability, through the signature of the Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance (i.e., the (...) by | 1 comment
29 June 2013 – The Federal Union was born in September 1938 at the time of ’Munich’; by anger out of desperation. ’Munich’ finally forced everyone to declare themselves. One side saw Chamberlain’s journeys and signature as a brave action, vindicating his policy of (...) by
15 February 2013 – JEF Europe expresses its strong anger with the results of the EU council on the next Multinannual Financial Framework (MFF) for the period 2014-2020. For the first time of the History, the EU budget has been decreased. “Which support to growth (...) by | 8 comments
26 December 2012 – “We need a union based on citizens”, declared Guy Verhofstadt after Barrosso’s speech on the State of the EU. It’s been 60 years since Europe embarked on the way to unification and although it’s clear that great steps have been taken since 1952, the (...) by | , 1 comment
22 December 2012 – The direct election of the head of the EU’s (supposedly) most prominent institution has been around for a long time. However it might now be a question of EU survival more than merely closing a democratic deficit. Old idea, new rationale The (...) by | 3 comments
27 November 2012 – The 2014 European elections will be crucial in these uncertain times for the European project. It is indispensable that these elections will not be like the previous ones or else there is a risk of reaching a record level of abstention, and of (...) by | , 1 comment
28 June 2012 – Dear Heads of State, dear President of the European Council, In view of the European Council on 28th and 29th June, we are urging you to introduce federalist reforms to improve the functioning of the European Union. This European Council is (...) by | 3 comments
17 May 2012 – In the coming months and years, the countries of the euro zone will succumb to a major political and social crisis if they do not push integration one step forward. Indeed, the current crisis in the euro zone does not originate in the Greek (...) by | , 2 comments
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