Politics

A new era for Europe?

The 2024 European Parliament highlights emerging right-wing influence and pressing issues from climate action to youth voter disengagement.

The final of Euro 2024 sees Spain take on England, in a tournament where the continent’s immigration debate has once again spilled onto the pitch.

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Far-right gains in the 2024 EU election highlight their rising influence, yet their fragmentation limits a unified challenge to the centre-right EPP.

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Public support for EU’s green goals falters amid economic anxieties and far-right gains. Implementation faces hurdles, but core green laws might hold.

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European elections saw increased turnout and revealed youth preferences, highlighting divides between established and newer democracies.

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Despite alarming headlines, Strasbourg election results suggest a gradual rightward shift in Europe, reflecting long-term trends rather than sudden changes.

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The Sino-Russian strategic relationship partly led to NATO’s creation, but Western leaders should avoid conflating ideological issues with strategic problems.

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Mark Rutte faces critical tests as he assumes NATO leadership, balancing internal cohesion and external pressures.

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A tense election got many French people onto the streets. But protest has a long history in France, even just in the last few decades.

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France’s New Popular Front won the most seats in the parliamentary election but, after avoiding a far-right sweep, does a deadlock lie ahead?

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The culture surrounding FOI in Australia is secretive, new research finds. It’s clear what could be done to create a more accountable governance environment.

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An air of inevitability grips France after the first round of parliamentary elections, with the National Rally edging closer to controlling parliament.

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