AEGEE-Europe calls for a transparent nomination of the President of the European Commission respecting the Lisbon Treaty

Even when the decreasing trend in participation was reversed, the results of these elections prove that the gap  between the European Union and its citizens is dangerously big. The decisions in the next months, especially who will be the next …

Forget the Spitzenkandidaten, welcome to the bazaar

Campaign rhetoric had it that the proclamation of “Spitzenkandidaten”, front-runners for the position of President of the European Commission, would end the hitherto opaque process of selecting the EU’s top executive post. In light of the results, however, the scenario …