Maria Taskinen retro

My name is Maria and I’m currently living in Amsterdam for my studies in Political Science. I’m originally from Helsinki, Finland, but have also spent a year in Paris. I’m interested in following the EU’s economic policymaking, the unfolding of post-COVID realities across the member states, or any other hot topic that’s sparking a discussion on a larger European scale.

Nuclear energy in the EU taxonomy: The good, the bad or the ugly?

Few topics split EU member states as much as the discussion on whether nuclear ...

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 ...

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 ...