With youth unemployment running at 24 per cent, it is unsurprising that people are being attracted to fringe ideologies which offer simplistic solutions.
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The only way to see off anti-EU and extreme right-wing parties is to start a debate about a radical new direction for Europe.
While European governments have taken action against Russia’s violations of Ukrainian sovereignty, too little is being done about its violations of the rights and freedoms of its own population.
Today’s EU climate deal means it will be harder for Westminster to blame Brussels for rising energy bills
One positive effect of today’s European deal is that it should be more difficult for MPs to deflect attention onto the faceless bogie-man that is ‘Brussels’.
The tendency to see EU policy as a battle between competing nations should be more problematic for the left.