European Elections Special

Debates

The Democratic Deficit of the European Union

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Smoke-filled Rooms

To its critics the European Union was born in sin: a project devised by and for the elites, lacking any democratic legitimacy. We want to debate how democratic the EU really is and whether more democracy is even desirable.

Triple trouble

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The EU is more democratic than most people think. Unfortunately, the same isn’t true for its crisis management.

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by Claudia Wiesner
04.04.2014

Something to trust

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We must be more creative about opening up space for meaningful participation. This is why we should remember what the Athenians once did.

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by Besir Ceka
31.03.2014
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