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by Petros Fassoulas, Vice-Chair of the European Movement UK (This article first appeared on www.progressonline.org.uk) By the time the polls across Greece closed, the Greeks had comprehensibly given their verdict on the economic policies applied over the last few years and the political elites that ruled the country since the mid-1970s. It was an overwhelming… » read more

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by Graham Bishop, Consultant on EU Integration and member of the EM’s National Council (this blog first appeared on www.grahambishop.com) The exit polls are predicting an upheaval though the precise magnitude will only become clear as election results are declared formally. It may yet be that Syriza has not won an outright majority in the… » read more

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by Professor Tony Travers, Director of LSE London, a research centre at the London School of Economics, and Visiting Professor in the LSE’s Government Department./// This article is based on a speech delivered at an event organised by the European Movement’s Local Government Section There will be both local and European elections on 22nd May.… » read more

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by Charles Kennedy MP, President of the European Movement UK /// The CBI published on Monday a wide-ranging report, ‘Our Global Future: the Business Vision for a Reformed EU’. The CBI argues that the UK must remain part of the EU, rules out alternatives to full membership and points out that the EU benefits each… » read more

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Dr. Rainer Wend, President of the European Movement Germany. The election campaign in Germany is speeding up, though it has hardly featured any debate on European politics. And what is even worse, questions concerning the future of the EU seem to have gotten completely out of sight. Some months ago, one could have bet that… » read more

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