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Thousands of Refugees May Lose Right of Asylum Under EU Plans
World  (tags: Refugees, European Union, Migration, Europe )

- 19 days ago -
Brussels meeting is expected to call for establishment of refugee camps in Italy and Greece and for detention of 'irregular migrants'. Some propose funding and building camps for refugees in Africa and elsewhere outside the EU.
Merkel: Refugee Flood Means 'World Sees Germany as Country of Hope'
World  (tags: Chancellor Angela Merkel, Germany, refugees, migrant crisis, European Union )

- 31 days ago -
Merkel opened her traditional summer press conference Monday by noting that - while the suffering is real and the stories are too often tragic - there are positives Germans can take from the refugee crisis now engulfing her nation and all of Europe.
ACTION PLEASE - EU: No More Drownings!
World  (tags: Refugees & Relief, European Union, ethics, Human Rights, society, politics, conflict, europe, safety )

- 32 days ago -
In two weeks, EU leaders will convene an emergency summit to discuss a uniform plan that could ensure more refugees make it safely across the continent. But countries like the UK and Hungary are pushing back, and whether the EU caves in to pressure...
Lost to the European Union   video
World  (tags: European Union, lost to the EU, referendum, UKIP, Corruption, Politics, Fishing, Agriculture, Trade, regulations, WTO )

- 106 days ago -
A video about how the European Union is harming Britain and undermining British Law, Custom, and Culture. Vote to leave the corrupt European Union!
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras Unveils Cabinet of Mavericks and Visionaries
World  (tags: Greece, Alexis Tsipras, Syriza, European Union, Europe, Austerity, Foreign Lenders )

- 249 days ago -
New finance minister says debt negotiations will not continue with hated troika of technocrats representing foreign lenders
European Pirate Parties Protest Racism
World  (tags: European Union, Sweden, Germany, France, Elections, Pirates, Liberals, Socialiisteurope, GoodNews, government, interesting, news, politics, society, world )

- 474 days ago -
Representatives from all parties in the Swedish parliament took the call of Pirate Party and protested against fascists and nazis who entered the European Parliament during the last elections in May 2014. Recent elections to the European Parliament ..
Far Right Gains in European Parliament Vote
World  (tags: European Union, Far Right, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, freedoms, politics )

- 489 days ago -
Far-right and anti-European Union parties made sweeping gains in European Parliament elections Sunday -- triggering what one prime minister called a political "earthquake" by those who want to slash the powers of the EU or abolish it altogether.
EU Drops Dinner With Putin to Show "Not Business as Usual"
World  (tags: Kiev, Ukraine, Russia, European Union, clashes, Putin, Brussels summit, economic union, trade and cooperation agreement, EC )

- 615 days ago -
The European Union has cancelled a traditional dinner with President Vladimir Putin at an EU-Russia summit in Brussels on 28 Jan. to show there is no "business as usual" after a tug-of-war with Moscow over Ukraine.
Tell EU Member States: Save Greek "Undesirables" From Internment Camps! --- TAKE ACTION
World  (tags: Greece, European Union, Human Rights, internment camps, migrants, LGBT )

- 725 days ago -
First migrants and recent immigrants were rounded up from Greece's streets and forced into internment camps.Then they threw the drug users in. Next came the sex workers, forcibly HIV tested, publicly humiliated, and imprisoned.
Europe's Leaders Double Down on a Failed Strategy -- Paul Krugman
World  (tags: Austerity, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', economic policy, European Union, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, freedoms, government )

- 1229 days ago -
I guess we knew this was coming, but in the face of the French and Greek election results and the broader evidence that Europe's economic strategy is an utter failure, the usual suspects are, you guessed it, doubling down.
Libyan Arms Deals Come Back to Haunt Europe
World  (tags: world, violence, Libya, arms sales toLibya, European union, Qadhafi, politics, terrorism, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, government, death, news, middle-east, society )

- 1682 days ago -
When the arms embargo against Libya was lifted in 2004, the country's dictator Moammar Gadhafi went on a shopping spree in the European Union. Now he is using those weapons against his own people -- to the EU's shame.
Why the UK Doesn't Care About Human Trafficking - Change.Org PETITION
World  (tags: Human Trafficking Legislation, European Union, United Kingdom )

- 1733 days ago -
Last August, the United Kingdom chose to "opt out" of the EU's Directive on human trafficking, leaving hundreds of British children and immigrants at risk. Now, the aftermath of this questionable decision is rearing its ugly head.
What If Greece Really Defaults?
World  (tags: Greece, European Union, depression, default, credit-default swaps )

- 2029 days ago -
But the path from a Greek crisis to a U.S. crisis is not a direct one. The European Union is hoping it can contain Greece's debt crisis before the problems spread across the continent--threatening the stability of all countries.
Unemployment Among 16 to 24 Age Group Heads Above One Million Barrier in Britain
World  (tags: unemployed, unemployment, world, European Union, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, humanrights, government, politics )

- 2183 days ago -
Young unemployed people... What does the British government propose???? Unpaid Work Placements.... Now isn't that convenient? Loads of young people working for pennies, the Dole money, Nada...nothing...
EMAIL: Call for Removal of Hamas From EU List of Terrorist Organizations
World  (tags: freedoms, hamas elected government, European Union, email, palestin, human rights )

- 2416 days ago -
Below the call in 10 European and arabic languages to the candidates for the 736 seats in the European Parliament during the next European elections in June, requesting the removal of Hamas from the European list of terrorist organizations

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