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Turkish Elections: All You Need To Know

On 24th June, Turkish citizens will head to the polls and vote in snap presidential and parliamentary elections. The elections…
Culture

Top Ten Famous Dance Songs That Are Actually European

In the late 1980s, a new genre of electronic dance music came to the fore in central Europe, originating especially…
Culture

The Strange Case of Belgium’s Unconstitutional Flag

The Belgian flag as we know it today – composed of a black, yellow, and red vertical stripe – is…
Long reads

What’s Going On in Italy, Explained to Everyone

The last weeks have seen Italy face an institutional crisis that is putting the whole country under pressure – and…
Culture

Top Ten Curious Facts About Georgia

In the chaotic aftermath of the 1917 Russian Revolution, Georgia, which had been part of the Russian Empire since the…
Domestic Politics

Unanimity and QMV: How Does the Council of the EU Actually Vote?

The Council of the EU (also known as Council of Ministers) is a much-misunderstood EU institution. Both in Eurosceptic and…
Domestic Politics

[OPINION] A Europe of Regions Makes no Sense

One of the single greatest achievements of the European Union has undoubtedly been the ability to bring European countries and…
EU Domestic Policy

Gold-plating: how EU States over-regulate themselves and then blame Brussels

The “Brussels” buzzword has through the decades come to be closely associated with over-regulation. It is hard not to immediately…
EU Domestic Policy

Montenegrin Presidential Elections: All You Need To Know

On the 15th April, Montenegrin citizens are called to elect their new President for the next five year term. Ever…
History of Europe

How the Spanish flu decimated Europe and the world

The Spanish flu which began in 1918 was one of the most lethal pandemics in the Modern Age. It infected…
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