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Zuzanna Ziomecka
Zuzanna Ziomecka EDITOR IN CHIEF
Lea Berriault-Jauvin
Lea Berriault Managing Editor
Europe

Meanwhile in Malta -- local impact of Paradise Papers 

As experts suggest that Malta's position in the global offshore architecture requires joint EU action, the government denies any manipulation and claims that, unlike in Panama, the system in Malta is perfectly transparent.
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20 Nov 2017 Europe
13-17 Nov 2017

The "R" word

The future of full-time. Labor market after robots

One of the most vivid nightmares of nationalists worldwide is the scenario where “THEY steal our jobs”. Replace “THEM” with whatever suits you. In the UK - Poles, in Poland - Ukrainians, in France - Algerians. But what if THEY are robots?
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16 Nov 2017 Europe

How to get the biggest scoop of your career

When it was first revealed that he had been contacted by the man known to this day as John Doe to receive the explosive data leaked from Mossack-Fonseca, many wondered what black magic Obermayer had used to attract such a bounty.
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14 Nov 2017 Europe

Watch the right -- it's changing fast

Without knowing exactly what Alt Right means in the US we cannot discern its evolution from a general internet mob into a new theoretical construct, or realize just how hungrily it draws its ideological and tactical inspirations from Europe.
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12 Nov 2017 Europe

Why are Polish women backing out of the labor market?

Does 120 EUR more a month in the family budget really translate into 50 thousand women less on the labor market? According to magazine headlines, yes. But the real reasons are more complex.
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10 Nov 2017 Europe

Meet the women who shape Brussels

As we observe the lack of gender parity in EU institutions, we can either scold the organizations or strengthen the women who made it in Brussels against all odds. Politico just did the later.
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10 Nov 2017 Europe
6-10 Nov 2017

Longing for a ‘normal’ country

Fashion crimes -- Zara shoppers get reality check

Oh, we know. We know textile laborers are underpaid and mistreated. It was on the news too often for anyone to plead ignorance. We know, but we conveniently forget every time we enter a shopping mall.
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7 Nov 2017 Europe

Malta mourns after the killing of a visionary journalist

Daphne Caruana Galizia, a journalist and blogger who focused on people in power, was named one of the 28 people shaping Europe’s future in 2017 by Politico. On October 16, she was killed in a car explosion.
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3 Nov 2017 Europe

Sugar tits in Westminster

Westminster is ablaze with a dozen micro-scandals, revealing a profoundly macho culture where women are constantly belittled with various sordid indignities.
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3 Nov 2017 Europe
30 Oct-3 Nov 2017

Gray people on fire

A new image for an old continent 

Europe has coined many definitions for itself over the centuries. But what serves as a definition of Europe today is so old and out of style that it neither holds the continent together nor gets us past the doorman to global influence.
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EU
1 Nov 2017 Europe

Environmental apocalypse: European edition

Are we at the beginning of a never-ending series of deadly European storms? We can hypothesize that the frequency of storms will not increase. On the other hand, according to science, the storms that do occur may very well kill us.
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31 Oct 2017 Europe
23-27 Oct 2017

Facing bully world

Bing's only user

Abolishing competition is a natural reaction for any company that has the possibility to do so, and it is our role as a society to safeguard the rights of the consumers by preventing -- or punishing -- this behavior.
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26 Oct 2017 Europe

George Soros -- the enemy every illiberal government wants to have

Despite playing an important role in countries from the Eastern block joining the European Union, or perhaps because of this, Soros is now the symbol of everything that illiberal governments are rallying their electorate against.
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24 Oct 2017 Europe

The revolutionary potential of a feminist Roma theater company

Giuvlipen confronts majority-Romanian audiences with their century-old anti-Roma racism, and traditional Roma audiences with their misogyny (actually, they confront everyone with their misogyny).
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23 Oct 2017 Europe

Man sets himself on fire, Poland has déjà vu

Last week, a 54 year old Polish man set himself on fire... This story echoes a 49 year old event in which a 59 year old torched himself in the heart of Warsaw 1968 in protest of a Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia.
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22 Oct 2017 Europe
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