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  Europe is the most open continent. Faced with less growth for part of its citizens, islamist terrorism and an increase in migrants and refugee influx, should it seize-up and become a ’Fortress Europe’? The above Eurobarometer suggests that, for the first time, Terrorism is EU citizens’ main concern, taking over from Immigration which took… » read more

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The upset was massive. The result of the referendum divided the country between cities, typically voting No, and periphery which voted Yes. Whilst all polls and experts predicted No would win, a tiny majority voted to exclude EU immigrants from moving in. All major world newspapers predicted the economy would be much affected by skills… » read more

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Il y a 3 ans la Suisse surprenait l’Europe par sa votation fermant le pays à l’Immigration de masse. Ce mois-ci, le gouvernement Suisse a tranché. Au nom du libre accès des Suisses à l’Europe de la Connaissance il a confronté les populistes et les xénophobes en acceptant de laisser entrer les travailleurs Croates –… » read more

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Twenty years ago, thinking how Europe, faced with its demographic and industrial decline, could develop a competitive and harmonious model, I posited it could become the world’s museum (of clean air and quality of life) or the muse of a new manufacturing Renaissance. Then, I hoped Italy, led by a ‘Red Catholic’ from Emilia (Romano… » read more

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  March 20 is the International Day of Happiness, and I celebrated it with my on-line friends and communities. Then spring comes in Europe. And then, since 77 years, it’s my mother’s birthday. This yearly happy routine has been for ever broken this week, with the bombing of my airport and my subway station in… » read more

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Veuillez Svp jouer ‘’Né quelque part’’ de Maxime Leforestier en lisant ce post (1988 – 3’58) – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8dJQEF4cSk. Le câble était clair: ‘’Partite subito’’. Mon père et sa mère quittèrent Varsovie dans la journée. Ils arrivèrent à la frontière Germano-Italienne le soir du 1er Septembre 1939. Comme tous les Polonais ma grand-mère fut faite descendre… » read more

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