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Guest blog post by Denis MacShane, the UK’s former minister for Europe. His latest book is Brexit, No Exit. Why (in the End) Britain Won’t Leave Europe (IB Tauris). Recently the London Eurosceptic political weekly, the Spectator, published an article by the most fervent EU federalist to be found in Europe. Jean Quatremer is a… » read more

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  Guest blog post by Stefano Quintarelli, Member of Parliament, Italy. Two weeks after the Cambridge Analytica scandal, it’s time to draw some conclusions and try to advance the debate with some structural proposals. Facts are clear: large-scale usage of a massive amount of user’s profiles collected from unaware and non-participating users, utilized to systematically… » read more

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Guest blog post by Fernando Morales-de la Cruz, Founder, Café for Change. The International Coffee Council of the International Coffee Organization meets in Mexico from 9 to 13 April at a time of crisis for coffee growers. They receive less than US $ 0.01 in net benefits per cup of coffee sold in “the north”… » read more

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  Guest post by Mark Cummins. Mark Cummins is Professor of Finance at the Dublin City University Business School and Head of the Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship Academic Group. He holds a PhD in Quantitative Finance. He will speak further on this topic at a special event on “Brexit and Financial Services” on 12 April… » read more

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    Guest post by MEP Benedek Jávor. Cohesion policy is an important tool of solidarity within the European Union. Since the 2004 accession wave this European flow of sources contributed on an altering level to the convergence, and at the same time in the majority of the so-called new Member States, it represented a… » read more

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  Guest blog post by Betrand L’Huilier – Coordinateur Europe – LaREM Benelux. Emmanuel Macron a mis l’Europe au cœur de son projet politique et a fait de sa refondation une priorité. Moins d’un an après son élection, le Président français lancera le 17 avril à Strasbourg les consultations citoyennes qui seront menées dans 25… » read more

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Guest blog post / open letter by Dr. Yoav Shemer-Kunz, Director of EINAT Network – the European Israeli Network on Article Two. European and Israeli lawmakers urge Mogherini to voice its opposition to the ‘Jewish Nation-state Bill’ to be voted soon in the Knesset. Pier Antonio Panzeri, Chair of the European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human… » read more

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