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by Baroness Sarah Ludford MEP, member of the European Parliament’s Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee. /// Last week to astonishing cries of “shame” from the Conservative backbenches, Home Secretary Theresa May announced that the UK will seek to remain a part of 35 European policing and criminal justice measures, including the European Arrest… » read more

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Alessandro Fusco, International Officer, Young European Movement UK/// As my plane was descending on the sundried Castilian countryside, I remember the excitement and the expectation I was feeling. I was looking forward to my Erasmus year in Salamanca, a beautiful city 200km west of Madrid, famous for its university – the fourth oldest in Europe… » read more

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Graham Bishop, Financial policy expert, founder of www.grahambishop.com and member of Pro Europa – the European Movement’s Brussels Council. /// Over the past two years I have been working on developing a plan for a Temporary Eurobill Fund (TEF). I have taken the idea to the Commission and to EU capitals and the concept has… » read more

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by H.E. Asta Skaisgiryte Liauskiene, Ambassador of Lithuania to the UK /// As the European Union moves towards recovery, closer cooperation between member states is needed more than ever in order to ensure growth, job creation and better competitiveness. The EU must demonstrate to its people and the world that it pursues credible financial and… » read more

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