The lack of gender equality in EU decision-making means EU citizens are still suffering from a ‘double democratic deficit’

Joyce Marie Mushaben is Curators’ Professor of Comparative Politics & Gender Studies, and former Director of the Institute for Women’s & Gender Studies at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Gabriele Abels is Professor in the Department of Political Science at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen. The Read More …

The European Council should not feel obliged to choose any of the leading candidates

This year’s European Parliament election has been noteworthy both for the rise of Euroscepticism and the introduction of leading candidates for European Commission president put forward by some of the European political parties. Anthony Salamone argues that the European Council should freely choose its own nominee for Read More …