Parlamento Europeo

Climate change fractures the European Parliament

27 noviembre 2019 | Gianluca De Feo
| OBC Transeuropa

While climate change may be drawing the attention of the public, MEPs’ twitter profiles seem to find relatively little room for it.

A busy day at the European Parliament: SOTEU, copyright, and Hungary

12 septiembre 2018 | Giorgio Comai
| OBC Transeuropa

The big debates on the EU's future that traditionally follow the State of the Union address (also known as SOTEU) by EC Commission President Juncker at the European Parliament did not grab all the attention of Brussels-watchers today.

Más fragmentación que nunca 

11 junio 2019 | Cas Mudde
| VoxEurop

En los próximos cinco años, la Unión Europea estará más fragmentada que nunca. Esta fragmentación es la principal lección de las elecciones europeas de 2019. Sin embargo, al contrario de la narrativa dominante de aproximadamente la última década, los antiguos bloques centristas no se enfrentan solo a una multitud de grupos y partidos populistas antisistema.

Meet the European Parliament's twittersphere

19 enero 2018 | Giorgio Comai
| OBC Transeuropa

This is the first in a series of posts on how members of the European Parliament (MEPs) appear on Twitter. This first post introduces the EP twittersphere, outlines limitations to the analysis, and points at some broad trends. The following posts will focus on specific aspects.

Centrists and progressives at the European Parliament

23 mayo 2019 | Ornaldo Gjergji
| OBC Transeuropa

French President Emmanuel Macron wants to unite the progressives in the European Parliament against the threat posed by the far right, but the road is winding.

Waiting for the new European Parliament

30 junio 2019 | Gina Pavone
| OBC Transeuropa

What is being said about the newly-elected members of the European institutions, and in what terms? Do specific emotions tend to predominate? What are the emerging issues? A textual analysis of 18,000 tweets posted after the 2019 European elections provides a bird’s-eye view of the political landscape.