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Europe on the edge

Analysis from Channel 4 News of the financial crisis which threatens the future of the euro.

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post 27 August 2014
Read more on Matt's blog: Matt Frei Why there are fewer jihadis from the US than Britain

The authorities think that America has spawned several dozen jihadis as opposed to Britain's several hundred. This is because America has a totally different relationship to its ethnic minorities.

article 25 July 2014 UK
After the crisis: how the UK economy bounced back

From the Northern Rock collapse, to crashed markets via bust banks, coalitions cuts and painful austerity, this clickable graphic tracks how the British economy recovered.

post 22 July 2014
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Flight MH17 - Putin tacks to restrain EU

European leaders will gather today for a foreign ministers' meeting that is expected to be dominated by the issues of Russia and Ukraine. But what will actually be done?

article 27 June 2014 World, Germany
Not so sauer: is Germany the new optimist of Europe?

With unemployment at its lowest since reunification, a growing economy and a chance of winning the football World Cup, a new study suggests Germany is at its most optimistic in history.

post 27 May 2014
Read more from Jon on Snowblog Payback time for the UK and Europe?

So is it payback time for the worst financial crisis in living memory? If so, who was to blame?

post 26 May 2014
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog David Cameron joins Nigel Farage attack on politicians

A new and rather late recruit to the tide of anti-politics joined the baying mob this morning.

post 21 May 2014
Read more on Matt's blog: Matt Frei The dynastic double act of the far-right: meet the Le Pens

They may be the most famous or indeed infamous (depending on your view point) dynastic double act in European politics, but it is rare to see Jean Marie and Marine Le Pen together on the stump.

post 19 May 2014
Read more on Matt's blog: Matt Frei Brussels teeters as Europe's populists catch the mood of the day

There is now a real prospect that political parties that believe in the dismantling of the EU will become a dominant voice in its parliament.

article 25 April 2014 UK
by Why do young Brits feel disengaged from the EU?

Ahead of the European elections in May, a new survey reveals that young people in the UK feel disengaged from the European Union. But why are we so uninterested?