Dear all, Saint Valentine’s is here, love is all aroud, the sky is blue and the birds singing ! Well… not exactly. While abortion rights are being re-discussed in Western Europe, LGBTQ+ activists and gay people are being prosecuted far more in the East. Israeli army still raids in the West Bank, threatening and killing…
Editorial : Oh dear Climate negotiations…!
Dear Friends, Another year has brought another awaited climate negotiations. The United Nations Climate Change Conference has begun today, on 11th November, in Warsaw, Poland. The climax of the conference will be, as usual, presented by Conference of the Parties COP19 during its last days. We will follow this fortnight fight of diverse interests and…
Editorial , by Krassina Demireva, FYEG Co-Spokeperson
Youth Engagement in politics – overcoming the current crisis and working on a better future Nowadays we are experiencing the consequences of a social, economic, democratic and ecological crisis. Our nature is depleted and polluted, as a result of one unsustainable way of living, unsustainable energy consumption and production patterns. People suffer from austerity measures…
Editorial – By Micha, FYEG Co-spokeperson
Reclaim Your Future – This slogan needs to be shouted out loud.
It expresses the anger and fury of the many young people that want to walk their own way through live, however our economy and society does not provide them with viable perspectives. It needs to be screamed in order for our generation not to loose their personality and to not submit our destinies into the hopeless policies of TINA* that are propagated by the Merkels of Europe. It needs to be shouted until it resonates in the ears and pens of the European policymakers, but also until it resonates in us.
We want to reclaim our future?