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Green Observatory: Security
With European countries facing multiple security challenges, the question of security and defense measures is high on the political agenda. Experts, activists, & politicians active in this field discuss developments in their national contexts, the role of the EU, as well as the position and policies of Greens, who have historically had a difficult relationship to security & defence issues, preferring to focus on multilateralism and soft power measures.
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Deeper Cooperation is the Only Path to a Social Europe
Deeper Cooperation is the Only Path to a Social Europe
László Andor talks to us about the social pillar, his idea of a European unemployment insurance scheme & whether the EU institutions are neoliberal.
ENHU
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Destruction by Deregulation: the Grenfell Tower Fire
Destruction by Deregulation: the Grenfell Tower Fire
In order to make sense of this month's devastating fire in London, it has to be placed in a context of austerity, deregulation & privatisation.
EN
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Transatlantic Relations: Germany, Europe, and the US
Transatlantic Relations: Germany, Europe, and the US
How will the Trump administration's policies influence EU defense, integration and upcoming elections, notably in Germany?
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Greens in Government: A Headache for Internal Party Organisation
Greens in Government: A Headache for Internal Party Organisation
Being in government entails a swathe of singular and testing challenges that Greens have to be prepared for.
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Are the Greens Still Relevant in the UK?
Are the Greens Still Relevant in the UK?
Following the Labour Party's gains at the recent UK elections, on a platform adopting various Green policies, do the UK's Green parties still have a role to play in the political scene?
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Working with Nature or Against it?
Working with Nature or Against it?
The debate around glyphosate goes beyond whether it's carcinogenic or not - it challenges our whole model of agriculture, but there is an alternative.
EN
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Selling its Future Competitiveness? Why Europe Needs to Screen Foreign Investments
Selling its Future Competitiveness? Why Europe Needs to Screen Foreign Investments
Foreign investment into the EU often have political, as well as economic, motivations. Should the EU act on this?
EN
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Latest Thematic Edition

Fear and Trembling: Perspectives on Security in Europe

Latest Thematic Edition

Gej volume 15 | Fear and Trembling: Perspectives on Security in Europe

What are the real sources of insecurity in Europe today? This edition takes a look at some of the threats we face and asks whether our perceptions match up with the reality.

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The Green Observatory provides a round-up of perspectives on a current political issue from the Green European Journal’s partners around Europe. Our latest is on security and defence.
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