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farmer taking care of his land - context of the CAP reform

EU agriculture reform: Short-term wins and long-term losses

6th Sense Staff Writer Niklas Illenseer grew up in rural Germany, surrounded by fields ...

The Rainbow-Coloured Allianz Arena: Germany’s story about good and evil

Criticising Hungary for the their discriminatory law targeted at sexual minorities is more than ...

garment workers - maybe also protected by the Accord

The human cost of cheap, fast fashion: 8 years after Rana Plaza

Everything has a cost, including fast fashion. While many of Europe’s favourite retail fashion ...

poster calling to free Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny

Alexei Navalny: Russian opposition – EU complacency?

6th Sense Staff Writer Maria Taskinen explores what the blacklisting of Alexei Navalny’s political ...

football as soft power cover image: ball in between two white flags

Football as soft power: A European own goal?

During the Super League fallout, we were reminded that football is as much about ...

Image of a protest poster saying 'boys will be held accountable' - yes, all men are implicated in sexism

Yes, all men.

The murder of Sarah Everard in London has sparked protests and a broader discussion ...

Creative Conversations: French musician Paul Marks on the piano and poetry

Musician and composer Paul Marks discuses his music career, life and living Paris with E&M‘s ...

Creative Conversation: Soundous Boualam about her project ‘Humans in the EU’

Soundous Boualam, creator of the popular multimedia storytelling and arts project ‘Humans in the ...

Eu flags by Christian Lue, Unsplash

If the USA is back, the EU must look forward

The volatile role of the USA in the international political system has underlined the ...

Female financial literacy

Ever thought about your pension? E&M‘s Laura Worsch had not until recently, but found ...

Latest French Fashion: What NOT To Wear this Summer (#HandsOffMyHijab)

E&M‘s Lisa O’ Leary takes a satirical look at Frances most recent attempt to ...

beach sunset

A holiday around the corner

E&M‘s Marta Montanari takes us on a holiday around the corner. Not being able ...

Mosaic old building in Chisinau

Moldova’s never-ending political crisis

Political turmoil in Eastern European countries does not calm down at the moment. While ...

Photo of painter Christine Vannier

Creative Conversation: Visiting Christine Vannier in her Paris studio

For the latest in our Creative Conversations series, E&M‘s Salomé Melchior interviewed multidisciplinary artist Christine Vannier in ...

Let’s talk about endometriosis

Last issue we asked Young Europeans about their experiences with their period. The editors ...

children watching movie screening

On the road with Cinema du Desert

Travelling by road to the most remote places in the world to set up ...

photo of seats in parliament - most likely to be filled by a third of women in politics

Women in parliament: The everlasting ‘one-third’

Women make up half of Europe’s population, yet less than half of Europe’s parliamentarians ...

art by artist Anastasia from Moldova

Art in Moldova: “Where there are people, there is talent”

Anastasia Vârlan has grown up in Chișinău, the capital of Moldova. The 25-year old ...