Liberalization of public services in Europe (GUE/NGL)

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

Since the 1980s, the European Union and its Member States have pursued policies to liberalize public network services. 

Women in Power 

Friday 08 March 2019 | Milena Hassenkamp
Marcel Pauly
| Spiegel Online

Sweden does it without a law, France does it with one. The proportion of women in European parliaments and cabinets is determined by a number of different factors. A comparison.

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Social democrats and the People's Party are gaining some support in Europe

Tuesday 02 April 2019 | Newsworthy

Polls from across the European Union show a slight decline in support for the parties belonging to ALDE, EFDD, and GUE/NGL groups in the European Parliament in the past two months.

European Conservatives and Reformists are losing support in Czechia

Wednesday 06 March 2019 | Newsworthy

The Czech party affiliated with the ECR is down by 1.1 points in two months, while almost all the other parties are gaining some popularity.

Civil liberties and “bad apples”: who is questioning European values within the EP?

Tuesday 05 March 2019 | VoxEurop

A tracker based on data from the Poll of Polls project casts a new light on the clash between pro-EU and illiberal forces within the European Parliament.

Eastern partnership countries face little progress, backsliding in reforms  in depth

Monday 11 March 2019 | Yuliana Romanyshyn
| VoxEurop

The European Union's Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries were either stagnant or stumbled in their efforts to meet EU norms and standards in 2017, the latest available data shows.

MEPs on Twitter: glimpses of a transnational European debate

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | VoxEurop

A study based on Twitter data highlights distinct levels of interaction between MEPs ahead of the European electoral campaign.

Yellow Vests: where, when and how violence occurred

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | VoxEurop

An interactive map and a fact-checking analysis highlight the geography of violent acts against protesters in France since November 2018.

Crisis? What crisis? 

Wednesday 04 October 2017 | Giorgio Comai
| OBC Transeuropa

The concept of 'crisis' has been dominating the last decade, but this may no longer be the case

European Conservatives and Reformists are gaining support in Finland

Wednesday 06 March 2019 | Newsworthy

In Finland the parties affiliated with ECR are up by 2.3 points in two months, while all the other parties are stable or losing some ground.