Tag: europe

120 Why do European cities have so many homeless and beggars despite its high-tax welfare system? 2018-09-12T14:43:45.347

101 Why is Greece's debt considered a problem but not US debt, which is much larger? 2017-06-19T10:54:01.000

64 Why don't the other countries of Europe maintain as massive a military as Russia does? 2017-02-08T09:49:46.063

54 Seen from Europe, why is there a hard separation between Republicans and Democrats in the US? 2019-11-18T10:08:12.977

46 Why did the Islamic State target Brussels when Belgium isn't bombing them? 2016-03-25T20:48:44.177

38 Why would Putin or Russia benefit from a weak EU or weak EU countries? 2018-08-03T09:23:55.793

37 What are the key factors for the rise of nationalism in Europe? 2012-12-05T05:43:15.860

34 Did Poland ever apologize for its alliance with Germany before 1939? 2020-04-28T13:04:10.293

33 Why does the EU keep Turkey out? 2012-12-27T03:04:40.130

32 What political motivations were provided by Brexit proponents besides these? 2016-06-24T17:46:58.390

31 In general, do European right wing parties oppose abortion? 2020-11-01T13:21:03.630

28 Why did Arab spring and Iranian green revolution fail, but the European revolutions didn't? 2016-03-21T01:57:44.603

28 Why is recent international (Europe, N-America, …) Islamist terrorism exclusively perpetrated by Sunnis? 2017-02-06T14:23:26.203

27 Why is the population of post-Soviet states declining? 2019-09-23T11:26:31.667

23 Why are some microstates not members of the European Union (EU)? 2020-01-02T06:29:55.320

22 Why does the United States still keep substantial numbers of soldiers in Europe? 2013-08-02T14:37:32.353

22 Do European politicians typically put their pronouns on their social media pages? 2019-10-15T03:50:37.873

19 Why are face covering ban policies being proposed? 2017-06-12T12:51:57.123

18 What are the political reasons for a strong Euroscepticism in Britain? 2013-01-21T22:27:47.213

18 On what dimensions does the current Republican party differ substantially from the right-wing parties in Europe? 2019-10-27T10:48:20.943

15 Are there any other countries besides the UK that have movements to leave the EU? 2016-06-25T04:44:45.293

15 What are the Realpolitik benefits in taking in refugees from the perspective of Europe? 2017-08-26T05:25:21.990

15 What has caused the decline of parties in the center? 2019-07-01T15:25:02.163

15 Could Europeans in Europe demand protection under UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples? 2019-07-20T12:21:41.863

14 Is Cyprus in Europe? 2014-05-09T13:32:35.853

14 What authority does the Benelux parliament have? 2017-01-05T04:16:14.607

13 How is the European integration process similar to the creation of the United States? 2012-12-13T02:31:30.233

12 How did the view of Continental Europe on Brexit change between the 2016 Referendum and today? 2021-01-31T17:03:25.650

11 How to distribute asylum applicants more evenly in Europe? 2015-04-28T16:47:29.197

11 What European countries have secret voting within the Legislature? 2019-06-26T20:43:10.707

11 Have supporters of "right-wing populist" parties in Europe explained why they trust Trump? 2019-10-31T05:33:23.703

10 What other European countries are experiencing independence movements? 2017-10-25T08:06:46.250

9 Why does Israel count in many ways as European country? 2013-04-09T10:45:59.603

9 Will it be harder to emigrate to a European country (e.g. Denmark) if Britain leaves the EU? 2016-06-07T11:29:10.813

9 To what degree do Americans think of Europe as a singular political and cultural entity? 2017-09-27T19:03:04.560

9 What is the significance of Macron's proposed status change to the European Flag, and what steps would be needed to make this a reality? 2017-10-10T21:16:53.347

9 Is there a date (before 29 Mar 2019) when a hard Brexit is inevitable? 2018-06-26T16:58:50.927

9 What would the EU do if an EU member declared war on another EU member? 2019-07-12T15:45:03.370

8 What were the effects of the UK entering the EEC ("Brenter")? 2017-09-03T22:03:18.180

8 Why has trust in the written press fallen so dramatically in the UK? 2020-05-06T08:46:48.887

7 Does Ireland's Dáil have an unusually high number of independents, compared to other European legislatures? 2020-02-11T04:11:01.553

7 What are some representative European political news sources? 2020-07-26T05:03:49.597

6 In European monarchies, do any of the monarchs have the right of legislative initiative? 2012-12-06T21:19:06.900

6 Why is Islam the fastest growing religion? 2015-03-20T16:08:13.930

6 How can countries close their borders to refugees when they have a legal obligation of non-refoulement? 2016-04-23T00:50:13.240

6 Why are some wage taxes officially paid by the employer, even though they're really paid by the employee? 2016-12-13T16:04:08.930

6 Is Austria breaking State Treaty? 2017-08-24T00:38:12.690

6 Why do American jurisdictions generally prohibit ex post facto laws as opposed to European countries which apply lex mitior ("the milder law")? 2019-11-21T07:51:32.777

6 Is it customary (or even allowed at all) for farmers' markets to have live animals on premise, in Europe or North America? 2020-04-18T01:11:52.230

5 Can Australia join the Council of Europe? 2014-05-11T03:57:46.433

5 How can the UK Labour Party get a majority without a plurality of the popular vote? 2014-10-08T02:40:03.157

5 Would it be an advantage for Greece to solve the financial crisis by leaving the euro? 2015-07-02T10:33:40.130

5 How can I realistically fund a political movement against Summer Time in western Europe? 2016-03-30T19:41:30.553

5 Was Turkey’s intervention on Cyprus in 1974 legal based on the general principles? 2017-02-05T08:24:50.920

5 Are there examples of "guerrilla politics" being effective in an European country? 2017-12-29T09:08:21.350

5 Are European countries' politics less democratic than in the US? 2018-04-19T03:44:00.143

5 Why did most European countries adopt the proportional voting system? 2019-03-10T09:11:36.323

5 How is the policy of the European Central Bank determined if every country has a different economic situation? 2019-08-03T19:58:52.973

5 How is the bill blocking the no-deal Brexit useful? 2019-09-04T18:10:40.693

5 Is there any European politics study related to the effectiveness of pets usage in political campaigning? 2019-11-04T20:59:55.607

5 Has the US fined any European companies for sanctions-busting since Trump took power? 2020-01-27T03:23:20.920

5 Is there any European country that managed to construct a coalition made out of more than five parties? 2020-01-31T14:13:55.587

4 Would Russia actually retaliate against a US led intervention in Ukraine 2015-02-03T16:40:20.137

4 Why are former communist dictatorships in the EU considered less democratic by The Economist? 2015-05-16T21:51:46.733

4 Why are there so few Islamic parties in Europe? 2015-12-31T18:29:34.427

4 What is the reason that so many countries left EFTA to join the EU and very few (none?) went the other way? 2016-06-30T11:01:20.413

4 Percentage of European terrorists who are refugees 2016-07-27T20:44:12.893

4 How would the PVV choose the people to sit in the seats they win? 2017-02-01T22:34:26.733

4 What could Spain do legally if Cataluña proclaims independence? 2017-10-04T19:18:26.467

4 Why are there so many nations that have still not ratified the Istanbul Convention? 2018-03-08T11:45:28.077

4 How binding is the two degree temperature limit agreement really? 2018-03-09T17:49:48.467

4 Is there any European leader that apologized to people in jail for a certain law? 2018-07-10T13:43:28.160

4 How many Europeans have died fighting for the YPG & YPJ? 2019-10-22T11:22:54.177

4 Dependencies, autonomous territories and the EU 2020-01-02T06:38:36.160

4 Is there a party in Europe whose supporters show a high degree of sympathy towards Israel? 2020-02-03T00:09:22.110

3 UKIP: is it real major third party in UK? 2014-05-27T17:59:38.903

3 Predominating world map centering by country 2014-08-21T09:38:15.317

3 Why do the Greens have no group in PACE? 2015-07-10T15:35:53.553

3 Can a member of the European Parliament be removed from office? 2015-10-20T20:59:53.483

3 What is the second largest European economic organization after the EU? 2016-05-19T16:07:38.047

3 Explanation of John Oliver's jokes about European countries? 2016-06-21T21:35:57.867

3 Where can I find information on the Troika? 2016-07-13T22:39:07.020

3 Why was Switzerland one of the last countries to give women the vote? 2018-12-28T13:34:05.063

3 What are the disadvantages for federalizing the European Union? 2019-04-03T14:19:01.697

3 Has the solidarity tax been successful in any country? 2019-09-06T06:42:25.027

3 What is a constituency in the Georgian political system? 2019-11-26T12:05:47.720

3 Democracy Index rating of EU? 2020-02-18T01:01:38.660

3 How has the support for integration within the EU changed during the COVID-19 pandemic? 2020-09-10T19:47:59.007

3 Which, if any, EU28 countries have expressed opposition to the creation of a European Security Council? 2020-10-13T18:07:52.810

3 Are all EP plenary vote results publically accessible? Where? 2020-11-05T21:42:44.103

2 Why is there few immigration in former communist countries 2015-03-05T11:47:51.680

2 Are there any separatist movements in Turkey's East Thrace? 2015-10-16T01:10:28.557

2 Does the EU frequently review their members to see if they consistently meet the initial criteria? 2016-03-25T23:10:54.300

2 Why is there no rise of extreme-left in present-day Europe? 2016-04-26T15:53:59.597

2 Are there artists in Canada, USA or Europe who also claim to have been punished for going against government, corporate, media or military objectives? 2017-02-10T02:07:42.837

2 Is UK's incomes test on non european spouses discriminatory? 2017-02-23T23:44:21.180

2 How often do voters actually change the ranking of candidates in European countries with open-list proportional representation? 2017-10-17T07:26:40.997

2 Why are the EU and Media so against Poland's court reforms, when other countries have similar systems 2017-12-19T10:37:21.840

2 Is there any recent example (post 1990) of European high officials giving up special protection? 2018-02-06T16:24:31.117