Category : Europe

Is a United European Army set to become the new global defence league?

Since Brexit and Trump becoming president there has been much talk in Europe about the future of its defence. The UK and US are in fact the main guarantors of security since the end of WW2 …   Many people…

0 Comments / 27/11/2017

Nationalism is back but what does this mean for Europe and unity?

On the 23rd of June 2016 Britain held a referendum on its permanence in the European Union. The result showed that 51.9 per cent of the voters chose to leave the EU, after 43 years of membership. More recently, on…

0 Comments / 23/11/2017

Fear of ‘domino effect’? EU’s pathetic apathy towards Catalonia

Brussels’ curious lack of intervention in Catalonia, and what has been perceived by many Catalans as apathy, can likely be attributed to their fear of the hunger for secession spreading to other European nations. First Scotland. Now Catalonia. What next?…

0 Comments / 21/11/2017

300% increase in slavery referrals says report on UK Modern Slavery

A new report has found that police forces in the UK are failing to tackle modern slavery. What’s more, over the past six years there has been a 300% increase in slavery referrals. Shout Out UK look beyond the headlines…

0 Comments / 16/11/2017

Interview with Refugee: ‘I am scared my mum will die without seeing her again’

Over the summer, I spent some time with a charity working with refugees in Calais and other European cities such as Dunkirk, Paris and Brussels. There are no words or photos that can portray the horrendous conditions these men, women…

0 Comments / 10/11/2017