Boris Johnson and Fox News – defenders of democracy against Donald Trump

9 novembre 2020 International

5 min

The USA’s democracy on the brink of collapsing – this was the dire picture experts across both sides of the Atlantic drew in the weeks around the 2020 presidential election. Fear was mounting when Donald Trump categorically refused to concede to his rival Joe Biden, even when the latter pulled ahead of him in several “battleground” states. Who would have ever thought this, but Trump’s favorite TV channel Fox News might be one of the key reasons why it is “game over” for him.

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Why the Corona Crisis affects women disproportionately and what we can do about it?

9 juin 2020 COVID-19 Gender/equality

5 min

The “essential workers”, the real “heroes” of the Corona Crisis, have been applauded around the world. Over two thirds of the health care work force in OECD countries are female. […]

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Opinion: Corona-Crisis – We need an exit strategy!

Opinion: Corona-Crisis – We need an exit strategy!

2 avril 2020 COVID-19

5 min

Reading time: 4 min. Our generation has never come closer to a war-like situation in the European Union: In the most affected regions in Italy, Spain and other countries, shocking […]

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Opinion: Turkey’s leverage over Europe is our own fault

Opinion: Turkey’s leverage over Europe is our own fault

13 mars 2020 Migration Society

4 min

Tear gas, rubber bullets, stun grenades. While the situation on Lesbos and other Greek islands has already resembled what hell must look like, thousands of more migrants are now stuck […]

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Interview with an East German journalist

7 février 2020 Interviews Society

3 min

This interview was first published in the n°31 print magazine of Eyes on Europe, as an introduction to our special dossier “Where does Europe stand three decades after the Berlin […]

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