The Lonely Front

25 members of the European Parliament from at least 7 different member states are needed to create a parliamentary group within the EU’s only democratically elected institution. So far, France’s National Front has been unable to meet this standard and will remain groupless. It’s rather ironic that a movement born out of its unbending desire […]

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Cameron, Merkel, and the Juncker Debate

The center-right European People’s Party (EPP) won a total of 222 out of 751 seats in the May 2014 European Parliamentary elections – theoretically giving them the opportunity to select the President of the next European Commission. Behind the alarming rise of Eurosceptic parties, the second major story emanating from last month’s European Parliament elections […]

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