While on a recent trip, Europa United’s Christos Mouzeviris had two very different experiences of travelling across borders within the EU. One was messy, slow and tiring while the other was threatening, intimidating and downright frighting. Care to guess where these experiences took place and will you be surprised to […]
A Greek blogger and journalist living in Dublin, Ireland. Pro-European and federalist.
Europa United contributor Christos Mouzeviris challenges the far right and their selective memory when it comes to ancient Greece and it’s history of multiculturalism. The rise of nationalism and xenophobia in Europe has been a reality for the past few years. The economic crisis, coupled with an ongoing […]
Europe’s population is becoming increasingly diverse, while its capitals are true melting pots of cultures and people. And while we are discussing how to integrate the continent’s economies and population, we seem to forget that nowadays, Europe is not a homogeneous region. Apart from the indigenous ethnic minorities, […]
Did you know that Britain’s exit in March next year will deprive Brussels of some 12 billion euros from an annual budget which is now now running at approximately 140 billion euros? Europa United’s Christos Mouzeviris talks about the forthcoming EU budget and proposes changes that should benefit all involved – not without […]
One of the issues that characterises Europe and harms its economy is the lack of entrepreneurship across the continent. A stereotypical explanation for this is that Europeans are too ashamed of failure and too unwilling to take risks to be successful entrepreneurs. Contrast this attitude with that of America, […]
On Tuesday the 8th of May, a day before Europe traditionally and increasingly apathetically celebrates Europe’s Day, US President Donald Trump decided to pull out the Iran Nuclear Deal. This was a deal that was discussed by the representatives of Iran and the permanent members of the United […]
The experience of expatriates may be a key to learn best practices from other countries, so Europa United Editor Christos Mouzeviris talks to members of the Greek community based in Ireland and examines the impact they have had on the Irish state, as well as their own experiences […]