To revive democracy in Europe we must produce a European budget that provides added value to all citizens.
Catiuscia Marini is calling for a reform of the EU budget given that it is now under more pressure because of Brexit and the funding needed for new policies.
Much more than a question of the macroeconomic stabilisation of a sub-optimal monetary zone, the question of the European budget remains a constitutive element of the political community. The EU is suffering from a crisis in public power which requires a budgetary leap of faith: a budget that is able to establish a European democracy […]
Eurozone : The Commission’s proposals to deepen EMU have been described as a “power-grab”, but may restore balance to a field so far dominated by the largest EU countries.
The Anthropocene, as a geological epoch, remains a disputed concept amongst geologists. According to its advocates, it signals a new geological era, the Age of Humans
The Dublin system has clearly failed, leaving most of the responsibilities for asylum to the frontline Member States of the EU.