The METAPHOR You’ve lost your job, your child was given a detention, you’ve had a drink or two. Your partner tries to be supportive but in the heat of the previous events you begin to question your relationship, everything your partner does is wrong, stinks, is unfair – but you have a child together. You […]Read More Greece seeking space to breathe
And the winner is: the European Union! After being nominated for a number of years the anti-union powers in the committee seem to have finally agreed to honour the European Union. I think this is an astonishing piece of evidence of the success and the tremendous results of many decades of hard work and effort […]Read More Nobel Peace Prize for the EU!
The EU is a unique economic and political partnership between 27 European countries that together cover much of the continent. It was created in the aftermath of the Second World War. The first steps were to foster economic cooperation: the idea being that countries who trade with one another become economically interdependent and so more […]Read More Basic information on the European Union of 2012
Let us fight to free the world, to do away with national barriers, do away with greed, with hate and intolerance. Let us fight for a world of reason, a world where science and progress will lead to all men’s happiness. In the name of democracy, let us all unite! ¬ Charlie Chaplin, The Great […]Read More Leaving a European environment to live in a Eurosceptic one
I dare you to read and comment, for it is hard to accept the truth. The European Schools are co-educational schools providing nursery, primary and secondary. They are established to provide free education for children of personnel of the European Institutions and leading to the European Baccalaureate. Other children may be admitted subject to the […]Read More European Schools, an example of European education or a failure to unite our history?