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EUROPEAN PATRIOTISM ISN’T THE ANSWER

I admit it. I’m a terrible Remainer. Sure, I hung a ‘Vote Remain’ poster in my window. Sure, I...

FOR JAN AND MARTINA

When the news about Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová’s murder first broke, it felt as if the world around...

WHAT CAN WE LEARN IN EUROPEAN BORDERLANDS?

‘Hungary is for Hungarians’; ‘Romania is for Romanians’; ‘Serbia is for Serbians’. One could spend a long time listing...

LA RÉPUBLIQUE EN MARCHE! MARCHES ON

Checking in on Emmanuel Macron’s political revolution Emmanuel Macron defied all odds when he created his political movement En...

PIZZA DIPLOMACY

Pizza is always present at the frontlines of diplomacy. Here’s how Italy claimed its culinary heritage back in the...

A RECIPE FOR TRAVELLING BACK IN TIME

Food and memory are closely linked, especially for those people who live far away from the people they love.  Many...

WHY WE CARE ABOUT THE HOMELESS

It’s just kind of a thing that happened when we weren’t looking – whether it was the economic crisis,...

GIRL ON A PLANE, GIRL ON A TRAIN: ON BEING IN LOVE AND BETWEEN CITIES

Being in a long-distance relationship is to be in a relationship with your suitcase. Over the years you get...

FOOD IN THE HOOD

In recent years there has been a renaissance of food sharing and the art of homemaking. In big cities, preparing...

WHY WE CARE ABOUT THE HOMELESS

It’s just kind of a thing that happened when we weren’t looking – whether it was the economic crisis,...

INTERVIEW | NATIONALISM & THE PVV

‘MANY PEOPLE DON’T UNDERSTAND THE PVV’S CORE ARGUMENT’ In 2016 Geert Wilders was convicted – but not punished – on grounds...

NATIONALITY OR NON-EXISTENCE?

The 21st century European is faced with a stark choice: nationality or non-existence. “If you believe you’re a citizen...

A PLACE TO DO THINGS DIFFERENTLY | BARCELONA

BARCELONA, SPAIN It is refreshing seeing hundreds of thousands of people take to the streets to demand that refugees...

BEYOND THE STEREOTYPICAL CHINESE FOOD CULTURE IN COPENHAGEN

Since many Danes’ only experience of Chinese food is likely to be that of a deep-fried, late-night fare, I...

THE SECRET INGREDIENTS THAT BRING ATHENIANS TOGETHER

“We want to make these people feel like this place is their own, to give them the opportunity to...

WHEN DESPERATION TURNS INTO ART | ATHENS

Over the past seven years, the socioeconomic crisis that brought the citizens of democracy’s birthplace to their knees has...

AGROECOLOGICAL FARMING – KEY TO ORGANIC FARMING

What are organic products to you? Medicine for harmed ecosystems and human bodies? Or an expression of large corporations...

THE HOPE FOR A UNITED EUROPEAN LEFT

In the past few years we have witnessed the rise of the far-right and the revival of a rhetoric...

KNOW THY FARMER

Our globalising world largely favors huge, unaccountable corporations, but I have faith that we can do better than we are...

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