PDU in the media

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Brendan Simms in discussion with Wolfgang Schäuble

On the occasion of the presentation of the German version of his book ‘Europe: The Struggle for Supremacy 1453 to the Present’ the PDU’s president Brendan Simms discussed his vision for a federal European state with…

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Troika und Eurokrise

This Publixphere article (in German) summarises the debate on the EU troika that ensued after an initial contribution by the PDU on this topic.

Germany’s role in Europe: The “German problem” returns with force

The PDU’s president Brendan Simms argues that Europe needs to unite now more than ever due to the return with force of the “German problem” in this article for the German weekly Wirtschaftswoche.

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The Scots have little to gain and a whole lot to lose with independence

In this op-ed for the Los Angeles Times, Jason Pack and Brendan Simms argue that Scotland has a lot more to loose than it stands to gain with independence.

100 Years since 1914

An article for our Portuguese readers in Diário de Notícias on the origins of the First World War. Read here. (pdf)

Liam Fitzgerald in radio interview: “Individual states cannot compete on their own”

In a BBC Radio 5 live interview on the outcome of the European Elections, the PDU’s Head of Munich Office Liam Fitzgerald argued that the issues raised by eurosceptic parties were not tackled properly by…

“Europe has to solve the German problem”

In this interview with the German newspaper Wirtschaftswoche, Brendan Simms outlines why a federal European state is necessary.

The Euro Crisis: Democracy v. Economic Efficiency

In this blog post for the Economist the magazine’s Buttonwood columnist offers his view on a recent panel debate that included PDU’s president Brendan Simms.

Federal Union is a must, says head of pro-European think-tank

The CEO of the Project for Democratic Union, Benjamin Zeeb, sits down for a discussion with the Czech online media outlet iDNES.cz.

How Ukraine’s crisis surprised the naive West

Ina piece for OneEurope António Saraiva Lima explores why the Ukraine crisis came as a surprise to the West.