by Annalisa Buscaini This weekend I will cast my ballot in the European elections, which the Minister of the Interior of my country has described as ‘a referendum between life […]
By Lena Herbst. For most Germans politics happens in Berlin. And Berlin is far away. d|part intern Lena got to work in and experience Berlin politics first-hand. Here she writes about three reasons why politics in Germany is more diverse than it seems.
By Alex Vasylkivskyi. Contemporary Ukraine is on the way of transformation from a socialist post-soviet republic to a democratic state. In that, it is one of many Eastern European countries that struggle to become an equal member of the European family.
By Alexandru Filip. Recent elections and election forecasts have given us many a reason to pause and think about the evolution of the political landscape in Europe and beyond. In […]
By Charlotte de Roon. For a while now, Dutch politics is being rocked by a new party on the scene: the Party for Freedom (Dutch: Partij voor de Vrijheid, PVV). […]
Four reasons why the AfD’s polling might collapse over the next year By Timo Lochocki. The right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) seems unstoppable. In September they won 20.8% at […]
by Rupert Graf Strachwitz N. B. These thoughts reflect the author’s ongoing despair over the outcome of the referendum of June 23rd, and his conviction that everybody should give this some […]
By Christine Huebner. There would be no need for more ink to be spilt on #Brexit if it weren’t for one view astoundingly missing from the post-referendum-debate: that is a […]
When it became clear on Friday morning that the United Kingdom had decided to leave the European Union in a referendum a mixture of shock and joy could be heard […]
By Honorata Mazepus & Agata Mazepus. Poland has been considered an exemplary case of regime change in the third wave of democratisation. Poland’s democratic reforms and development of market economy […]