A European Citizens’ Initiative 2.0 to tackle the democratic deficit effectively
Eléonore Garnier argues that the ECI, if successful, can help set up a European public sphere.
Does a European public sphere exist?
A public sphere connects citizens with each other and the politicians. Does such a connection exist on a European level? Anna Ferrari (...)
How to Tame Populists ? The Finnish Method put to the Test
Following a resounding election victory, the populist Finns Party was lifted to the coalition government in Finland. As a result, their (...)
Hundreds of protesters in Belarus under arrest
Hundreds of opposition politicians and journalists are detained in Belarus. Alexander Steinfeldt reports.
March of Europe in Rome: An Awakening of Civil Society
Brexit and the Trump elections have shown that we cannot stay indifferent to growing populism and nationalism. If we fail to act, we (...)
EU global strategy: concrete or irrelevant
Last summer EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and the European External Action Service she leads were tasked to craft a new (...)