As a Remainer I felt completely lost after the Brexit vote. I was actually in Vietnam at the time so had voted by proxy. Due to being 6 hours ahead, when the results came in I was sitting eating breakfast with some other travellers I’d met at the hostel; two Irish women, a Dutchwoman, a… Continue reading Becoming European – FBPE as the democratic response to political extremism
It’s a fact that Russia is seen in the European Union as a threat to the national security of many countries in the bloc, and in the entire West, much because of the recent actions done by Russia, including its aggression in Ukraine — although sanctions against Russia for the continued aggression are already in place; and because… Continue reading How the European Union can reduce its dependency on Russian energy
Français After the victory of the Leave-camp in the Brexit referendum in June 2016 and the defeat of Hillary Clinton in the presidential elections in America a few months later, many people feared that far-right parties might take over power in several EU-countries after the elections that were scheduled for 2017.