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Catherine Ashton on the EU annual report on human rights

In the previous months Catherine Ashton has said many times that she believes that human rights should be the silver thread that runs through all the statements and actions of the European Union. I also do believe the European Union … Continue reading

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Eurobarometer: Citizens Engaged in Participatory Democracy

Originally posted on DemocracySpot:
A new report by Eurobarometer on citizen engagement in participatory democracy has been recently published. Here are some of the findings: A third (34%) of respondents say that they have signed a petition in the last…

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Recht op vrijheid van meningsuiting in Rusland beperkter

Terwijl letterlijk de winterkoude een zware tol eist in Rusland met minstens 123 mensen die om het leven zijn gekomen en meer dan 1.700 anderen die medische verzorging nodig hadden, zijn de internationale relaties ook tot een vriespunt gekomen. Onderminister … Continue reading

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