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Attitudes towards welfare: US and Europe
Funny how Internet Explorer is disappearing from Europe while it's so popular in the USA. Why do you think that is?
German publications said the surveillance of Ms Merkel had been going on for a decade and that Mr Obama has known about it since 2010. However, Washington has denied the reports …
The media is red hot about the unexpected shutdown of the US. government. What is the backrgound of the events and what are the future perspectives?
Created in 1946, many argue the U.N. Security Council is in serious need of a reform in membership, to reflect an increasingly multipolar world
There is significant momentum for EU-US unity, but cultural and social differences are creating the same problems which Europe itself is experiencing.
How a European recession could hit the American state economies.
On July 8th the European Union and the US officially launched negotiations aimed at creating the world´s largest free-trade area.
The magazine "Der Spiegel" featured an article claiming that the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) bugged offices and spied on EU internal computers
Felt, Ellsberg, Assange, Manning and now Snowden, are just names. What they have done for society is providing us with honesty.
Many things connect us with our American friends, like democracy, freedom or human rights policies. But at the same time we can see different cultural aspects that separate us in …
"It is not a coincidence that the crisis in the Southern and South-Eastern periphery is the strongest."
In the 90's and early 2000's, after the iron curtain fell and the cold war ended, America and Eastern Europe shared a deep and meaningful "romantic" relationship. America came with …
The prospect of a transatlantic agreement seems compelling - what are the opportunities, risks and barriers for this deal?
If the European Union is to evolve and federate at some stage in the future, we need to look at other examples other than the USA for insight on how to establish our own
States in Europe rely on the protection offered by the USA and NATO. Could a common European army fulfill that purpose as well?
Most European countries still hesitate to use fracking to haul fossil fuels. Can the controversial method be a chance to meet Europe's energy demand?
As NATO is massively upgrading parts of its armaments infrastructure, this is a good opportunity to scrutinise the effects that has on the balance of nuclear power.
Unemployment compensation should be federalized, meaning that the E.U. Commission should be responsible for collecting revenue, and paying out unemployment compensation.