Tag: european-union

113 What are the main reasons for why negotiating a proper Brexit deal has been so hard? 2018-11-25T12:02:39.010

82 If "more guns less crime", how do gun advocates explain that the EU has less crime than the US? 2019-08-11T13:54:27.173

70 Could the UK re-join EU after leaving? 2016-06-24T18:05:38.440

64 Why is privacy a subject felt more in Europe rather than the US? 2017-09-13T11:39:14.767

64 Can the UK realistically back out of Brexit? 2017-12-14T08:55:04.413

60 What options are left, if Britain cannot decide? 2019-03-14T08:41:51.870

57 Why is it impossible to leave the Single Market without a hard Irish border? 2018-03-04T05:05:42.077

55 Why does the EU care so much about the UK divorce payment? 2017-08-30T13:06:04.197

55 Is there an EU law that prevents repair of electrical devices? 2019-02-07T12:47:38.337

55 Would the USA be eligible to join the European Union? 2019-08-14T03:50:16.267

51 What are the reasons for the rise in Euroscepticism over the last few years? 2018-11-23T05:18:36.700

50 Will English be dropped as an official/working language of the EU after Brexit? 2017-01-23T04:26:12.463

50 Why is May in charge of Brexit negotiations? What happened to the prominent Brexiteers? 2018-11-26T13:45:05.160

50 What would the United Kingdom's "optimal" Brexit deal look like? 2019-07-29T16:59:06.877

49 Why was the Brexit referendum conducted as a simple majority vote? 2016-06-24T13:52:21.603

49 Why does the EU not seem to pursue technological independence? 2018-07-02T12:04:28.243

49 Why do Muslim refugees seek asylum in Europe and not in rich countries in the Middle East? 2019-11-08T20:27:06.230

46 Why is the UK still pressing on with Brexit? 2019-09-13T17:26:05.583

43 Why did the EU agree to delay the Brexit deadline? 2019-03-22T12:59:55.350

43 Why is the UK blaming the EU and what does the UK want? 2020-09-17T00:37:28.303

42 Why are the Brexit trade talks held up by the divorce talks? 2017-11-20T09:09:42.033

42 Why is participating in the European Parliamentary elections used as a threat? 2019-03-18T16:34:28.167

41 Must the UK leave the EU? 2016-06-24T04:22:20.747

40 How did the European Union reach the figure of 3% as a maximum allowed deficit? 2019-06-13T13:03:42.983

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

38 Why is the EU concerned about the UK "unilaterally withdrawing" from a proposed Irish backstop? 2018-11-14T11:52:40.123

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

37 Why doesn't the EU now just force the UK to choose between referendum and no-deal? 2019-03-13T14:28:25.060

36 How are GDPR fines actually enforced for US companies with no physical presence in the EU? 2018-04-19T14:50:26.423

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

33 Can a state be forced to leave the European Union? 2016-01-15T22:25:59.643

33 If the eurozone budget deficit limit is 3%, why is the European Commission telling Italy it must revise its 2.4% deficit budget? 2018-10-24T13:19:52.773

33 Can European countries bypass the EU and make their own individual trade deal with the U.S.? 2019-06-26T02:04:31.023

32 What does European Union "freedom of movement" mean, and how much can individual countries restrict intra-EU immigration? 2013-02-14T21:07:53.877

32 Why and since when did Russia stop integrating itself into the Western community? 2016-05-18T20:57:56.787

32 After Brexit, can the UK deal with individual countries of the EU? 2017-07-19T07:31:36.200

32 Why does Poland receive more in gross and (far more in) net EU funding than any other member state? 2017-08-08T14:54:14.240

32 What issue does the EU take with the UK's Chequers proposal? 2018-10-01T08:22:08.767

32 Are there oligarchs in Western countries? 2020-03-16T13:03:58.837

31 If the UK government did not follow through with Brexit what would happen? 2016-06-27T03:48:49.037

31 What is the strongest case that can be made in favour of the UK regaining some control over fishing policy after Brexit? 2019-04-27T17:02:24.933

30 Why doesn't Russia join the European Union? 2015-06-18T14:17:36.640

30 Could the UK unilaterally "restart the clock" on Brexit? 2018-12-09T04:23:25.803

29 Could the British government un-trigger Article 50? 2016-09-08T10:18:41.423

29 Can the UK veto its own extension request? 2019-09-10T13:02:44.307

28 No deal Brexit : How is it going to help UK to create new trade deals? 2017-06-15T19:15:31.220

28 Why has Turkey "opened the floodgates" for migrants to the EU? 2020-03-01T12:19:51.327

28 Why are non-Schengen countries excluded from the Covid-19 US travel ban? 2020-03-12T16:08:28.650

27 Why does Russia try to prevent Ukraine from getting closer to the EU? 2013-12-17T21:44:47.067

27 Why do other countries in the EU care so strongly that the UK accepts free movement of people? 2016-06-28T13:25:17.560

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

27 Why are Amex fees allowed in the European Union? 2019-12-08T23:16:17.503

26 What will Scotland's status in the EU be, assuming the Scots vote for independence? 2014-01-01T23:23:20.393

26 Is French Guiana a (hard) EU border? 2019-03-30T16:52:57.503

25 What plans do European countries have if Russia closed gas pipelines to them? 2014-03-19T09:49:53.633

25 What would Norway have lost if they had joined the EU? 2018-06-23T05:38:54.263

24 Would European Parliament members from the UK get to vote on the final Brexit deal? 2018-08-02T07:26:22.323

24 Why is using the euro instead of a local currency such a big deal and why is the wealth of the society an argument? 2020-06-19T13:56:43.147

23 Why do the USA and the European Union treat GMOs so differently? 2017-01-24T06:33:55.220

23 Why have the states of Greece and Macedonia failed to solve the naming dispute after so many years? 2018-01-21T13:57:22.910

23 Why is the European Parliament still pursuing copyright law despite its implementation issues? 2018-07-04T07:03:54.843

23 Why did the UK not have any post-EU exit deals agreed prior to June 2016? 2018-12-15T19:15:25.763

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

23 Post-Brexit UK-EU trading relationship: Why (not) Canada? 2020-02-24T08:14:29.473

23 Why don't the UK and EU agree to fish only in their territorial waters? 2020-12-17T01:41:58.517

22 Why is Brexit considered so bad for the EU? 2016-02-21T08:48:27.490

22 What are examples of EU policies that are beneficial for one EU country, disadvantagious for another? 2019-09-22T16:27:37.240

22 Why doesn't the UK want to be part of the European Convention on Human Rights? 2020-03-06T13:40:34.073

22 What has the reaction from the EU been to Trump suspending travel from the whole 26-country Schengen zone? 2020-03-12T04:24:40.470

21 Why do US tech companies honor rulings by the EU when they don't have jurisdiction? 2017-09-15T06:54:16.780

21 Does the European Union buy soybeans? 2018-07-27T03:55:54.847

21 Did Ukraine lose half its GDP because of sanctions against Russia? 2018-08-06T05:54:41.570

21 On what principle did UK seize an Iranian oil tanker? Is there no right of passage for third countries? 2019-07-09T10:49:36.230

21 Why was ambassador Sondland involved in Ukraine? 2019-11-14T14:25:43.593

21 Why has Germany not seen as many Islamist terror attacks as France, Italy or the UK? 2020-08-20T11:29:09.007

20 Was Brexit always going to include a withdrawal from the European Atomic Energy Community 2017-03-29T13:11:53.157

20 How does the judicial independence in Poland after the reforms compare to other EU countries? 2017-07-21T08:54:37.047

20 Does extending Article 50 legally require a new set date? 2019-01-20T12:27:12.273

20 Why does the Common Agricultural Policy exist? 2019-01-20T16:44:42.487

20 If the UK government doesn't ask for article 50 extension, can parliament do it instead? 2019-09-01T16:40:30.973

19 Why was having a common currency in the EU seen as necessary? 2015-08-05T11:02:00.123

19 Can Catalonia enter the EU after its independence from Spain? 2017-06-12T14:14:05.300

19 Will the UK still have to pay the EU under No-Deal Brexit? 2019-01-04T14:20:30.710

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

18 Why is the drive for undocumented migration so strong between France and the United Kingdom? 2015-06-24T13:43:25.813

18 Why would it be considered advantageous to negotiate ones own trade treaties? 2017-09-26T11:09:33.713

18 Does stopping metal imports alone cover the trade deficit of the USA? 2018-03-08T12:20:24.417

18 Why are alcohol beverages generally exempted from displaying nutritional facts/ingredient list within EU? 2018-07-03T06:22:39.340

18 Where can I find which MEP voted for which laws? 2018-07-13T10:23:32.933

18 Why did David Cameron offer a referendum on the European Union? 2019-05-24T13:37:02.883

18 If SWIFT is headquartered in Europe, why does the EU need to create a SWIFT alternative to be able to do transactions with Iran? 2019-07-15T22:48:58.937

18 If the EU does not offer an extension to UK's Article 50 invocation, is the Benn Bill irrelevant? 2019-09-18T23:16:19.700

18 How has the Brexit process affected eurosceptic movements in other European countries? 2019-12-04T17:55:37.657

18 Why doesn't the EU use its economic power to deal with Turkey's demands? 2020-03-03T22:03:38.880

18 Would France and other EU countries have been able to block freight traffic from the UK if the UK was still in the EU? 2020-12-22T18:10:03.517

17 Is Greece request of 279 billion euros from Germany in reparations for the Nazi occupation based on solid legal ground? 2015-04-07T14:34:26.210

17 What politically can be done to compel global compliance by Google? 2017-06-28T22:29:49.830

17 Does presumption of innocence work differently for politicians? 2017-11-22T13:02:27.730

17 Is a second EU Referendum undemocratic? 2018-11-16T17:01:26.343