Laura Martin Martorell is a member of Bündnis 90 / Die Grünen in Germany and works as a Media Analyst at the F.A.Z. Institute in Mainz.
Voter abstention and the success of anti-Europe parties were two key trends of the 2014 European elections. Since the first direct elections for the European Parliament, a reciprocal relationship has emerged that affects the commitments of politicians, the media, and the voters. This prompts the question of to what extent the media have influenced the events of 2014.Read more