Eindrücke von der britischen Südküste
Southampton ist in vielerlei Hinsicht eine absolut durchschnittliche englische Stadt. Durchschnittlich groß (250.000 Einwohner), durchschnittlich reich (das pro-Kopf Einkommen liegt bei etwa 29.500£ im Vergleich zu 32.600£ für UK insgesamt) und durchschnittlich euroskeptisch (eine Mehrheit von 52% der Wähler stimmte für Brexit). Wird Southampton auch wie der britische Durchschnitt wählen? Dieser Frage geht Julie Cantalou, ehemalige Mitarbeitern der Stiftung für die Freiheit und Vorstandsmitglied der Liberal Democrats (LibDems) in Southampton, auf den Grund. Continue reading Wahlkampf-Endspurt im Vereinigten Königreich
Thalia Ntoka held an interview with Beatriz Becerra MEP, discussing several topical questions. Continue reading Beatriz Becerra for Liberal Words: Become a driver to transform society
Last week, Yuri Guaiana, member of the ALDE Party Individual Members Steering Committee, was arrested in Moscow while standing up for LGBT+ rights. He and his colleagues who work at All Out wanted to deliver more than 2 million signatures against the anti-gay crackdown in Chechnya. Today, on International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT), Yuri wants to share his experience with us.
Continue reading A conversation with Yuri Guaiana
In this blog post, Jorge Tanaro, David Waddington and David Talbot discuss nationalism and cosmopolitanism by bringing important historical and literary references. Continue reading Cosmopolitanising Somewheres
Liberalism and liberal democracy need a renewal in line with the development of the society. In this blog post, Anja Fabiani argues that only on such basis we can have liberalism for the future, which will prevail over other ideologies, for its trans-ideological aspect. Continue reading Smart Liberalism
The author of this blog post, Vladan Lausevic, discusses the most recent Davos summit, offering a good analysis of certain issues on economy and society.
Continue reading Important socioeconomic reflections from Davos
The liberal approach toward Islam seems to be an overlooked topic in the Western world. Looking back toward the elections days in the Netherlands, and looking forward to the upcoming European elections, the author of the following blog post, Babak Jahedmanesh, underlines the question of both tolerance and intolerance in Europe. Continue reading Tolerating Intolerance!
The treadmill: a simple exercise machine?
The author of the following blog post, Chris Pyak, uses the treadmill as a metaphor to describe how the world is running while governments are walking and discussing how crucial technology and connections are to daily life, and daily politics. Continue reading The Treadmill
According to Wolf Achim Wiegand, the author of this blog post, the formation of a European Army is on the agenda again. Continue reading Make Europe Safe Again!
What happens once an individual member joins our family? In this welcome post, Thalia Ntoka, answers to this question and gives valuable advice to greatly benefit from your membership. Continue reading I am finally an Individual Member! What’s next?