Cart
  • Your cart is empty.
Donate

Articles

Posted by: Debating Europe in Resilience
Tags: , , , ,

Chosen as their book of the month for June, Debating Europe interview Bill Emmott, former Editor-in-Chief of The Economist, about his book, ‘The Fate of the West: The Battle to Save the World’s Most Successful Political Idea’.

Posted by: Annalisa Piras on 18.05.18 in Uncategorized
Tags:

Are you passionate about writing, European politics, journalism, civic society movements, creating engaging content with a cause that inspires and engages readers?  Are you interested in working in an innovative, fun, educational charity which uses films to connect and inspire young audiences across Europe? If you answered yes then read on… Wake Up! There’s an […]

Posted by: Max Traeger on 28.11.17 in Brexit, News

Look around the EU and there’s danger everywhere. Vladimir Putin meddling in our referendum. Ukraine frozen in a civil war stoked by Russia. Turkey abandoning democracy under an authoritarian president. Syria in the grip of a bloody dictator, supported by the Kremlin. Libya embroiled in its own civil war. Iraq, Israel, Palestine, Lebanon, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria. […]

Posted by: Max Traeger on 12.11.17 in News
Tags:

Die EU-Außenbeauftragte Federica Mogherini weist den Vorwurf zurück, dass die Rettung von Migranten im Mittelmeer durch die Marinemission „Sophia“ noch mehr Menschen nach Europa locke. „Leben zu retten ist kein ,pull factor‘. Es ist eine Pflicht. Ich verweigere mich dem Argument, dass wir durch die Seenotrettung Migranten anziehen. Wenn eine Mutter bereit ist, in ein Schlauchboot zu […]

Posted by: Max Traeger on 12.11.17 in News
Tags:

Can Europeans find a safer course in the global disorder? Springshot Productions and Journeyman Pictures are thrilled to announce that its current affairs 60’ documentary “Europe At Sea” will be launched 1st December 2017 for broadcast, on Amazon and additional platforms. Written, Produced and Directed by Annalisa Piras and executive produced by Claudia Bucher (Arte G.E.I.E) and Axel Arno (SVT), “Europe At Sea” had […]

Posted by: Max Traeger on 12.11.17 in News
Tags:

Annalisa Piras è una giornalista e regista italiana che vive da molti anni a Londra, dove è stata corrispondente dell’Espresso e de La7. Come regista ha firmato due pluripremiati documentari, da lei scritti e diretti (in collaborazione con l’ex-direttore dell’Economist Bill Emmott): “Girlfriend in a Coma” sull’Italia del Berlusconismo (ma non solo) e “The Great […]

Posted by: Max Traeger on 12.11.17 in Brexit
Tags:

Piras was interviewed by EURACTIV’s editor-in-chief Daniela Vincenti. Europe at Sea? I sense a note of pessimism in the title of your new documentary. Is Europe really all at sea? In the title, there is both a note of pessimism and a note of hope – metaphorically and physically. When you are at sea a lot […]

Posted by: Max Traeger on 12.11.17 in Brexit
Tags:

Dear Donald My predecessor informed you of our “intention” to quit the EU in March 2017. I want to tell you that we have changed our mind and no longer intend to leave, and so we are withdrawing our notification under Article 50 of the treaty. John Kerr, who wrote Article 50, has pointed out that we […]

Posted by: InFacts in Brexit
Tags: ,

It could be bitter break-up. But it could also be amicable. And given we’re starting to miss EU’s warm embrace, we might get back together.

Posted by: InFacts in Brexit
Tags: , ,

Former deputy PM says we should stop clock on Brexit, then negotiate new role in EU. It is better to try to stop Brexit dead in its tracks.

Posted by: InFacts in Brexit
Tags: ,

Recent polling suggests Remainers who had accepted Brexit increasingly want to stay in EU. Strong arguments can help harden this stance.

Posted by: InFacts in Brexit, Openness
Tags: , , ,

Trade secretary used to trumpet comprehensive deal with US. Now he’s focusing on just services. Does he have a clue about what that means?

Posted by: InFacts in Brexit
Tags: , ,

David Davis is latest hardliner to praise former Greek finance minister’s book. Doesn’t he know Varoufakis’ antics nearly destroyed Greece?

Posted by: InFacts in Brexit
Tags: , ,

Brexit secretary’s fanciful claims that Article 50 deal can be ratified after March 2019 shows contempt for Parliament and risks havoc.

Posted by: Daniel Pomlett on 06.10.17 in Knowledge
Tags: , ,

Wake Up Foundation Chairman Bill Emmott debated live on Twitter yesterday with Wake Up Europe! activists across the world. We were delighted by how many of you joined the discussion on Europe’s Summer of Elections. With votes coming up in France, Germany, Italy, Austria and the UK the chat was lively and evolved into wider issues […]

Posted by: Daniel Pomlett on 06.10.17 in Democracy
Tags: , ,

Put simply, President Macron will need to make France an easier, more dynamic place in which to create and expand businesses, so as to increase employment and wages, while at the same time providing an increased sense of security and equal participation to citizens of all ages. Fortunately, he considers Europe as France’s friend, not […]

Posted by: Daniel Pomlett on 25.05.17 in Knowledge, News
Tags: , ,

WUF invites you to debate Europe’s summer of elections with our Chairman Bill Emmott and Wake Up Europe! activists across the continent. Bill will be discussing Europe’s summer of elections in a Twitter live Q&A on Wednesday 31 May from 13:00-13:30BST. Join the conversation by using the hashtag #wakeupeurope, you can also submit questions for Bill in […]

Posted by: Daniel Pomlett on 17.05.17 in News

Europe needs your help. In all its nations, a battle between hope and anger is under way, as France’s election has shown. This summer we will be relaunching Wake Up Europe with a new film and to campaign for the reforms needed to restore Europe’s core values. Your ideas, your energy and your support will […]

Posted by: Daniel Pomlett on 07.05.17 in Democracy
Tags: , , ,

It counts as a huge relief to anyone who believes in liberty, the open society and European collaboration. But the election of Emmanuel Macron as France’s president, welcome as it is, does not mean that the moment of “peak populism” has passed in either Europe or America. The despair and disillusion that persuaded fully 35% […]

Posted by: Daniel Pomlett on 05.05.17 in News
Tags: , ,

In the coming weeks, citizens across Europe will go to the polls in some of the most significant elections for generations. In France, the far-right Front National has once again made it to the second round run-off of the Presidential elections. Much of their support comes from young people, making the prospect of a Le Pen […]

Latest Event | See all

The Great European Disaster Movie

At Limacon Event Center on 23 May 2018

Read more

Latest Article | See all

Is the West really declining? Or is it just the East is rising?

by Debating Europe (external link)

Read more

Latest Campaign | See all

Europe is at sea

posted by Daniel Pomlett on July 28, 2017

Find out more

About

Wake Up Europe! is owned and produced by The Wake Up Foundation, a charity dedicated to public education about the dangerous trends in western, advanced open societies and how those trends can be countered.

Donate | Privacy policy

Address

info@thewakeupfoundation.eu

Free Word Centre
60 Farringdon Road
London EC1R 3GA

Copyright 2018 Wake Up Europe!