In February, Ecuador will elect a new President and National Assembly. In 4 minutes, here's what you need to know about the candidates, parties, major issues & implications for the wider world. https://tomparkinwrites.medium.com/ecuadors-2021-election-what-you-need-to-know-d44128d2ac02
Governments cannot reform the European Union. But citizens can. Democracy In Europe Movement 2025 (DiEM25) is a pan-European political movement to democratize the machinary of the European Union. (diem25.org)Over the years, the role of the European Union has become warped and confusing. Today, its central institutions serve as mediators between hostile national governments. It is little … Continue reading A People Powered Movement to Save Europe #diem25
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A response to Mid-Worcestershire MP Nigel Huddleston as he declares his constituents don't want a Europe that is currently "too big, too bossy and too interfering". Today, Europe faces a string of terrorist threats, a refugee crisis, a financial recession and military threats towards its Eastern border. Obviously, co-operation is key. The union … Continue reading Nigel Huddleston MP – you do not speak for me