Plastic in the oceans. Particulates in the air. Radioactive contamination. These are just a few of the things people are likely to think of when asked to give an example of pollution. There is however a form of pollution we often tend to forget about, even though it affects our…
Friday, 01 September 2017 16:32 Written by Philippe Legrain
Last year I was invited to speak at an event in Amsterdam on the state of the city. The organisers asked me to talk about how globalisation and immigration were affecting European cities and draw lessons for Amsterdam from London’s experience.
Monday, 23 October 2017 17:59 Written by Alexandre D'hoore
The Festival Des Libertés kicked off Friday October, 20th with a sold out performance by the acclaimed Bosnian musician and two time Palme d’Or winner Emir Kusturica.
Friday, 23 June 2017 14:40 Written by Alicja Gescinska
Over the past few weeks, the view that the EU has to make the British suffer during the Brexit negotiations has been voiced many times.
Tuesday, 20 June 2017 13:11 Written by Martin Banks
The United Kingdom has voted to leave the EU but what about the fate of British expats in Europe and EU citizens in UK. What will happen to them? What are the current plans for them?
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 15:41 Written by Leo Cendrowicz
Brussels likes to boast that it is Europe’s capital. It has all the trappings of a prosperous, vibrant and comfortable city, with its grand Gothic squares, its cosy brasseries and its lush parks.
Suddenly, there is hope again. Fears that Marine Le Pen of the far-right National Front might become president of France and wreck the EU were not realised this time. French voters have instead chosen a young, dynamic, enthusiastically pro-European president who wants to reform his country and revitalise the struggling…