DiEM25: The real state of the Union, September 9, 2017 in Brussels (Be)

The weekend before the official ‘State of the Union’ speech of the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, Diem25 will be at BOZAR to show another vision for the European Union. With: Yanis Varoufakis, Srećko Horvat, Lorenzo Marsili, Alice-Mary Higgins, Rosemary BechlerContinue Reading

Video: Political panel “Changing Europe, yes! But what for?” Saturday July 1st – Just as if you were on the #CitizensRoute73 !

(video by Boris Dieval)

With, Mariapaola Cherchi (IT/BE) for a federal Europe of the citizens, Reka Salamon (HU) for a future-oriented Europe, Pierre Larrouturou (FR) for a social Europe, Erik Edman (GR/SU) for a Democracy in Europe 2025, Adrian Taylor (UK/DE) for a New Paradigm, Filipe Santos Henriques (PT/DE) for a sustainable Europe
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Changing Europe, yes! But what for? Meet with our six guests of the Political panel – Saturday July 1st

Mariapaola Cherchi (IT/BE) for a federal Europe of the citizens – Reka Salamon (HU) for a future-oriented Europe, Pierre Larrouturou (FR) for a social Europe – Erik Edman (GR/SU) for a democratic Europe – Adrian Taylor (UK/DE) for a New Paradigm – Filipe Santos Henriques (PT/DE) for a sustainable Europe

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A topolgy for grassroots democracy – Pedrojuan Rodríguez Girones, DiEM25 on #CitizensRoute73

pedrojuan180From 500 million Europeans you will probably never have more than 500.000 people interested in an active political live, however, that should be enough to ensure true democracy. However, this is already a very large number to take part in a single conversation.Continue Reading

DiEM25 – Short Manifesto for #CitizensRoute73 (by Erik Edman)

erik-edman-240x240Currently, Europe is trapped in a false duality: on the one side the defunct status quo curated by the Establishment, and on the other the slide into a post-modern version of the 1930s championed by the nationalist far-right. This environment of constant crisis, where actors are competing against each other about how to contain bush fires without tackling the source of the flames, is driving more and more of our fellow citizens to despair and indignation.Continue Reading