The battle is real – EU arms for…

“Cyber attacks can be more dangerous to the stability of democracies and economies than guns and tanks.” - Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, claims at his State of the Union at the European…

Left wing strongly opposed to Danish burka ban

The government of Denmark is setting out to follow other European countries and ban Muslim traditional headwear. Left wing opposition argues that a ban would be unliberal and further oppressive of women. The Danish centre-right…

Eastern Europe is fading away

The World will have around 10 billion inhabitants by 2050, mostly concentrated in the current population hotspots of India, China, and Africa. Meanwhile, Eastern Europe is silently emptying. Since the end of Communism in the…

Support for populist parties on the rise

Amidst terrorist attacks, European integration, globalization, and a large number of migrants entering into Europe, right-wing populist parties have established a strong foundation within Europe over the last twelve months, says Utrecht University Lecturer of…

Exploitation at every parking lot

The mechanism seems easy: workers from the Eastern European countries make their way to the west to earn money. That could be seen as the perfect example of European integration. But the reality looks different.…

Social Inclusion down Slaughterhouse Road

[video width="960" height="540" mp4="https://euroscopemag.eu/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Abattoir-1.mp4"][/video]   An old abattoir seems like an unlikely place for cultural and social endeavours in the EU capital of Europe, yet it seems to be happening all under one roof –…

Religion at work, squaring the circle

“Infrabel provides places of worship for Muslim SNCB employees” wrote the Bulletin in 2015. After tis announce, the reactions were very emotional. Why do these measures provoke such hostility ? Isn’t it a step towards…

Valencia: The “White Elephant” of Spain

Authors: Ghina Mohsen, Tihomira Doncheva [caption id="attachment_6519" align="alignnone" width="300"] Photo credit: Federico Galarraga, flickr[/caption]   The Spanish region of Valencia has been lavishly spending funds it receives on unnecessary projects leaving the economy in tatters.…