Category: Future of Europe

The media can’t be trusted and politics is irrelevant – Its what people say, but not always what they do

Two recent lectures at Sciences Po give Europa United contributor Frances Cowell insights into the three-way relationship between politics, the media and the voting public. The narrative is seductive: the media cannot be trusted because they are mouthpieces for megalomaniac media barons, sneaky politicians or both. The system […]

Last Brexit to Brussels

In a last-minute attempt to resolve the Brexit crisis, British Prime Minister Theresa May has secured a package of measures on the Irish backstop with the European Union which she hopes will allow her to get the final withdrawal deal through the House of Commons today. And if […]