In May, European citizens will be turning out to elect their representatives to the European Parliament, but this is by no means a uniform process. As with many areas, the EU is a fairly flexible system and while Member States have to hold to some general principles, they […]
Young professional based in the UK. Regular blogger on everything to do with European politics. Passionately pro-European.
We have heard much in the media over the last couple of years concerning the ‘surge’ in populism in Europe. Certainly at the national level, in some countries, that is an undeniable truth. We have Brexit, we have populist parties governing Italy, Poland and Hungary, and it seems […]
As we continue with our special series on the forthcoming European Parliamentary Elections, in this article, Europa United contributor Pascal LeTendre-Hanns explains in brief, what the role of the Parliament actually is and also provides a breakdown of who’s who in the representation. In May 2019, voters across […]
Europa United is delighted to welcome Pascal LeTendre-Hanns to our contributors. Pascal is based in London and writes on everything to do with European politics and considers himself pro-European. In his first piece for Europa United, Pascal looks at the Spitzenkandidat system in detail and why so many […]