The Critique Europe

The Critique’s Europe team is based in Brussels and works to provide you with the best EU stories. The EU team speaks with those at the center of the European ideal, analyses the problems facing Europe today and how it is in need of saving.


  • We are all migrants, and we have always been
    Nikolaos Stampoulopoulos argues that migration is not a new phenomenon in Europe, but to avert disaster we urgently need a new narrative.
  • Illustration of free speech terms
    Freedom of speech in the age of insecurity
    Nat Rush explores the impact of the Charlie Hebdo attacks on French society and European civilisation.

IMMIGRANTS ARE PEOPLE TOO; WITH STORIES, HERE’S MINE

As the debate rages about whether Europe should be more ‘tolerant’ towards migrants, Davide argues that we’re misunderstanding the problem.

Davide Castro @dcpcastro


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#JEZWECAN: WHERE’S THE UK LABOUR PARTY NOW

Marienna intricately analyses the growth and potential resurrection of the Labour party, after a period of an ‘austerity lite’ agenda.

Marienna Pope-Weidemann @MariennaPW



FREEDOM OF SPEECH IN THE AGE OF SECURITY

Nat Rush explores the impact of the Charlie Hebdo attacks on French society and European civilisation.

Nat Rush @NateRush1