Leaving the EU or staying in a dysfunctional institution is not an inspiring choice. But the Brexit debate can be about much more than immigrants’ benefits.
In the past few years, Athens became a place where refugees seeking a better future in Europe got stuck. Przemysław Witkowski gives a detailed insight in their world of despair, chaos, and misery.
Democratization means giving citizens a real voice and an opportunity to co-decide. Agata Mazepus interviews Igor Stokfiszewski.
If one thing is clear, it is that Central Europeans will not come out onto the streets solely for an abstract idea of “more democracy in Europe”.
The British exit is not about decreasing the economic burden of austerity suffered by European citizens. Quite the contrary.
Despite the intensification of the crisis, Greece’s SYRIZA government is still in place, with an untarnished majority. Interview with political scientist Giorgos Katsambekis about the radical left’s year in power.
Governmental policy is creating poverty and fighting the poor at the same time.