The article focuses on the newly accepted EU financial plan and the budgetary cut.
What the Catholic Church can learn from George Washington and Pope Benedict XVI
With methods of game theory, it can be explained why the EU's budget is by far too small, and why a compromise is so difficult to reach.
This map displays "a gridded population cartogram of the EU27 member states without any borders drawn onto it."
Minority inclusion and participation - why it matters and how it makes a difference in a democratic society.
The recent elections in Italy have created a political standoff in the country. But yet one message is clear: The people voted against the current austerity politics.
The Acropolis Museum offers an anchanting travel around the world of music.
The two-part series of articles examine the issue of European integration in light of state practice, with special regard to that of the British.
The two-part series of articles examine the issue of European integration in light of separate state practice, with special regard to that of the British.
There is a lot of heated debate whenever we discuss Turkey's entry in the EU. What are the real issues?
This map shows the "Real GDP per capita, growth rate and totals" expected in 2014.
Even the most democratic body in the EU lacks legitimacy and in any event is arguably the least influential.
The current EU budget is proof that an increased European federalism wouldn't reflect the necessary expenses across the continent.
Can consumerism and free thinking coexist in a modern society?
Comparing the percentage of their GDP to their HDI level, most countries can show strong correlations. Does consequence follow correlation here, and in which direction?
The Macedonia name dispute. Republic of Macedonia is one of the successor states of the former Yugoslavia. It has become independent in 1991.
The great battles between men and Gods in ancient Greece, the hammer-wielding god Thor in Scandinavia, or the immortal and powerful Zalmoxis in the Balkans...
Every year, the people of Chios in Greece build severals miniatures of commercial and war ships and let them compete with each other.
Do you use public transport? London, Moscow, Madrid, Paris and Berlin have the widest tube networks in Europe.
While Russia is becoming a more and more important trading partner for the EU, the recent developments in the world's largest state differ from the Union's expectations.
The discussed European federalism remains a difficult task: How can the EU guarantee that all differences across Europe are respected in a federation?
This series of articles aims to highlight the negative effects of corruption. The third part introduces the situation in Russia and sums up previous statements.
This series of articles aims to highlight the negative properties of corruption. The second part examines the levels and side effects of it.
The extraction and refinement of oil usually implies environmental pollution. Yet global industries and many products rely on it. How can we change it?
This series of articles aims to highlight the negative effects of corruption. The first part introduces the term and its historical background.
"Population structure and cultural geography of a folktale in Europe"
It depends on the case and context whether a international humanitarian intervention may be morally justifiable or not.