Everything tagged with history
Matthew Heywood-Cunliffe argues that Finland should remain a neutral state and not seek NATO membership.
In recent months, Europe has bitterly experienced an outbreak of terrorist attacks perpetrated on its soil. Yet, the conflict in Iraq and Syria has been continuous for more than five years, and the reasons which led to the existence of a terrorist organisation such as Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) can be traced back to the previous century.
Refugee crisis, debt crisis, eurozone crisis, Brexit, Grexit...Is the end of the European Union in sight?
The Reunification of Germany reminds Europe important it is to be united
A look at the present and future of the Kurds, taking into account the current situation and Turkey's role
As a recent visitor of Amsterdam, I created a short presentation of the city and I am willing to give you some advice to enjoy your trip.
Each flag has a different story
Professor Giancarlo Elia Valori, a leading expert on international politics, disscuses geopolitical issues in Europe relying on history and philosophical thoughts
Ancient names of European Cities
An exploration of a quite particular attraction in the capital of Hungary
Satirical map of Europe from 19th century
Europe's Buildings are some of our most important Cultural Heritage
Should Portugal and Spain unite in one country?
Do Europeans know about each other’s history and culture? Today we focus on literature from Portugal that merits to be discovered by the whole continent.
Do Europeans know about each other’s history and culture? Every country has its heroes and cultural celebrities - today we look at Portugal and its epic figures.
What are your European icons?
In 2014, the entire European continent commemorates the centenary of the Great War. Analysing national approaches to this anniversary and World War One in general shows great differences between the European states.
The Netherlands is considered a very hip and cool country.
One hundred years from the start of the First World War.
Every city in the world tries to preserve any historical heritage it has.
This Age of Exploration has in some ways defined our relations with the rest of the world ever since
With all this talk of bailouts, bonds, and bankers it’s sometimes easy to forget what EU membership is all about.
The Macedonia name dispute. Republic of Macedonia is one of the successor states of the former Yugoslavia. It has become independent in 1991.
We are "Americanizing" our integration, when we should build on our European heritage. How can we develop our common culture?
Being exposed to the gypsy culture is something many modern (and former) European nations have long had in common, and through it's design the issue is a European one.