We need to talk about the word “populism”

The European elections are coming up, and so are some predictable headlines. More stories have probably been written about “the rise of populism” than there are fish in the sea. It is easy to find who these populists are. A simple Google search does the trick: Marine Le Pen, Viktor Orbán, Matteo Salvini, Jarosław Kaczyński. […]

Protecting the environment should be about being pro-human

In figures released by Eurostat this month, it was reported that only 6.4% of energy consumed in the Grand Duchy in 2017 came from renewable sources, making Luxembourg stand more than ten percentage points below the EU average of 17.5%as well as the member state producing the least amount from renewable energy. Granted, this number […]

Stop using children for your big government political goals

France and Belgium are seeing thousands in the streets for both the Yellow Vest and environmentalist causes. The reality is that these two groups don’t go together, because while the Yellow Vests express the concerns of real-life working people, the climate protesters are fuelled by the questionable orchestration of youth activists.

[Tëscheruff] Lauschtert iergendee no?

Dësen Tëscheruff gouf fir RTL Radio Lëtzebuerg produzéiert, an ass de 15. Januar ausgestraalt ginn. Zu Bréissel läit den InvestEU-Programm dës Woch dem Europäesche Parlament vir, ier een da virun de Conseil geet. 38 Milliarden Euro stinn hei an der Diskussioun, déi solle vun der EU kommen, Plus nach eng Kéier 9,5 Milliarden Euro vun […]

Delivery guy in Germany fired for saying “Brexit is a good thing”

As the sharing economy is taking over, delivery drivers have an indirect relationship with the companies that employ them, making it possible for them to be fired on the spot. While that is a normal employment situation in the United States, Europeans are more inclined and likely to have a fixed work contract that in […]