‘New generation of disinformation’ awaits next Commission, says rights group

By |avgust 29th, 2019|Democracy, European elections, fake news, internet, News, Russia|

Disinformation campaigns are becoming increasingly sophisticated and are developing almost unregulated, according to civil rights activists who say the European Commission's relying on the self-regulation of social media platforms is no longer enough.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za ‘New generation of disinformation’ awaits next Commission, says rights group

No deal on top jobs or climate neutrality at June summit

By |junij 21st, 2019|Climate Change, climate neutrality, ECB, European Council, European elections, European Parliament, News, Spitzenkandidaten|

The June European Council was all about jobs. Leaders failed to fill the five available positions to lead the EU in the next mandate and to reach an agreement to achieve climate neutrality by 2050, which would lead to the creation of a million jobs, ac...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za No deal on top jobs or climate neutrality at June summit

Polish opposition forms coalition for European elections

By |februar 25th, 2019|European elections, News, Poland|

Five Polish opposition parties on Sunday (24 February) unveiled a coalition to fight the European elections in May, accusing the ruling conservatives of seeking an exit from the European Union.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Polish opposition forms coalition for European elections

EU equips itself for fight against manipulation at European elections

By |november 20th, 2018|2019 European elections, cybercrime, European elections, fake news, hackers, News, Russia|

Brexit, the American elections - and talso he European elections? It is likely that "fake news" campaigns and attacks by hackers will also launched before the European elections. How well is Brussels prepared? EURACTIV Germany reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU equips itself for fight against manipulation at European elections

A message from Astana: EU, be alert, the fascists are coming

By |oktober 12th, 2018|Emmanuel Macron, European elections, far right, fascism, François Hollande, Islamophobia, Kazakhstan, News, religious dialogue, religious tolerance|

Marek Halter, a Jew and Holocaust survivor, used the Congress of the Leaders of World and Traditional Religions to warn Europeans that there is a high risk that fascists campaigning on the Islamophobia ticket win big in next year's European elections.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za A message from Astana: EU, be alert, the fascists are coming

Verhofstadt sides with Macron for the European elections

By |september 10th, 2018|2019 European elections, ALDE, centrists, European elections, Guy Verhofstadt, News, pro-European|

The Belgian MEP Guy Verhofstadt, leader of the European liberals and democrats (ALDE), confirmed in an interview with our partner Ouest-France that he will be campaigning with French President Emmanuel Macron at the European elections in May 2019. The common movement will be launched in October.

 

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Verhofstadt sides with Macron for the European elections

Oettinger warns Italy not to block EU budget talks

By |avgust 29th, 2018|5-Star Movement, anti-system, EU budget 2020-2027, European elections, European Parliament, Günther Oettinger, Italy, Luigi Di Maio, News, refugee crisis|

It is in no one's interest to hold up budget negotiations at the European Union, the bloc's budget chief warned Tuesday (28 August) after Italy threatened a blockade over the migrant issue.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Oettinger warns Italy not to block EU budget talks

Salvini and Orbán launch anti-immigration manifesto ahead of EU elections

By |avgust 29th, 2018|5-Star Movement, Andrej Babis, anti-immigration, anti-system, Emmanuel Macron, EPP, European elections, European Parliament, far right, Fidesz, George Soros, Giuseppe Conte, illiberal democracy, Lega Nord, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News, Steve Bannon, Viktor Orbán, Visegrad Four|

Hungary’s illiberal Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Italy's hardline Interior Minister Matteo Salvini launched Tuesday (28 August) an anti-migration manifesto aiming at next year's European parliament elections, targeting a common enemy.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Salvini and Orbán launch anti-immigration manifesto ahead of EU elections

Commission to crack down on data misuse ahead of European Elections

By |avgust 27th, 2018|Cambridge Analytica, data, Data Misuse, Digital, European Commission, European elections, European elections 2019, Julian King, News, Sam Stolton, Samuel Stolton, voting|

The European Commission is set to announce plans to clamp down on the misuse of personal data retrieved from social networks in the run-up to the 2019 European Elections, the Financial Times reported on Sunday (26 August).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Commission to crack down on data misuse ahead of European Elections

EU puts ‘North Macedonia’ and Albania on hold until the European elections

By |junij 27th, 2018|Albania, Austrian Presidency, Bulgarian Presidency, Edi Rama, Emmanuel Macron, enlargement fatigue, EU enlargement, European elections, France, Greece, Jean Asselborn, Johannes Hahn, Macedonia, Nato, NATO summit, Netherlands, News, Nikos Kotzias, Russia, Western Balkans, Zoran Zaev|

The European Union painfully agreed a compromise yesterday (26 June) according to which it would open negotiations to join the bloc with Albania and Macedonia starting in June next year, provided certain conditions are met.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU puts ‘North Macedonia’ and Albania on hold until the European elections