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The coming age of Europe

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At the end of the 80s, beginning of the 90s, the political shape of Europe dramatically changed when the Berlin wall fell. You may remember in 1989, images coming from Berlin portraying these people. This led to a unified Germany and the coming of democracy to the countries of central and eastern Europe. Amid this […]

A brief history about European Union

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Today we will deal with an important regional organization, the European Union, or EU. And see how it has developed over time. We will start by briefly exploring its origins and then see how it has developed and where it stands now. We will also familiarize you with core concepts of some important theories of integration. After World War II, an important development in European integration […]

Legislative process in the EU

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There are basically eight stages in the ordinary legislative procedure. The commission proposal goes to the European Parliament for a first reading, allowing it to formulate what is known as an opinion. There are three possible opinion scenarios. The European Parliament can reject the proposal. It can accept the proposal without amendment. Or accept the proposal with amendment, modifying the proposal. These first two scenarios are rarely […]

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