by Matt Browne - Guest Contributor Posted on May 28, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
The 2014 European Parliament elections make dim reading for progressives. Beyond the headlines, however, significant successes provide hope and direction for the future.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on May 13, 2014 Updated: May 14, 2014
Google must now let users delete links about themselves that come up in search results, but only in select cases.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 3, 2014
Around 225 million metric tons of the EU's waste from agriculture, forestry, and municipal garbage could be sustainably converted to biofuel annually, a new study finds.
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by Kiley Kroh Posted on February 23, 2014
President Viktor Yanukovych fled Kyiv and parliament voted in an acting president this weekend but the future of Ukraine is full of unknowns.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 14, 2014 Updated: February 16, 2014
Agreement in Denmark's parliament cleared the way for a legally binding greenhouse gas emission reduction target of 40 percent below 1990's levels by 2020.
by Hayes Brown Posted on January 23, 2014 Updated: January 23, 2014
The Ukrainian government poured fuel onto the once waning protests in Kyiv last week, leading to the last few day's explosive confrontations.
by Jeff Spross Posted on January 22, 2014
Environmental groups called the targets inadequate, but the framework does make the EU the first group of nations to pledge concrete cuts ahead of the 2015 climate talks.
by Emily Atkin Posted on November 27, 2013
“Hundreds of people are dying each year because of air pollution,” Deputy Marshal of the assembly Wojciech Kozak said in a statemen.
by Christopher Butterfield Posted on November 7, 2013 Updated: November 7, 2013
The highest court in Europe has ruled that gay and lesbians fleeing persecution can apply for asylum.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 31, 2013
Europe just emerged from recession, but the unemployment figures show how much more work there is to be done.