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Challenging and Renewing the European Union

The European Parliament elections are one opportunity to challenge and renew the EU and begin a more inclusive and positive future for the European project.

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The elections are taking place during a period of profound political and economic crisis, and will shape EU politics for the next five years. Make your voice heard.

European Parliament Elections 2014

Open Society Voices

What Do the Results of the European Elections Mean for Open Society?

May 27, 2014 by Eleanor Kelly, Heather Grabbe 10

Anti-establishment parties—including anti-EU and xenophobic parties—have made significant electoral gains in last week’s European elections. What do these results mean for open society?

What’s at Stake in the EU Elections

May 22, 2014 by Heather Grabbe, Eleanor Kelly

The European Union has begun its first pan-European poll since the euro-crisis began in earnest. What is at stake in these elections and what impact will they have on open society in Europe?

For EU Voters, a Digital Matchmaker

May 16, 2014 by Leonie van Tongeren 1
Confused about who to vote for? Try voting advice applications—online tools that match voters with political parties and candidates.