Duel Amical RSS - en Duel Amical RSS - en http://link.link Tue, 31 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0200 Tue, 31 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0200 Brexit: failure or lesson for the EU? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/290 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/290 Tue, 31 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0200 The United Kingdom leaving the EU has unraveled to be one of the most burning issues of the Union, because this unprecedented phenomenon raises several questions: what effects will Brexit have on the EU’s foreign policy? How much will it change the Union’s priorities? Kummer Livia Are Western states handling China the right way? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/196 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/196 Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:00:00 +0200 The 20th century brought China economic growth, so the East-Asian giant is now the second largest economy in the world after the United States. Is the policy of Western states appropriate regarding this potential partner and dangerous rival? superadmin superadmin Erasmus: the untouchable exchange programme? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/262 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/262 Mon, 16 Jul 2018 20:07:00 +0200 The year 2017 was marked by the national celebrations of the thirtieth anniversary of the Erasmus exchange program. While many European leaders have welcomed the existence and success of this programme, only a few of them have taken a more reserved stance towards it, to the point that this program now appears to be untouchable. superadmin superadmin Family policy: an alternative to the demographic crisis? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/289 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/289 Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to the Hungarian Government, the solution to European demographic problems lies in the provision of incentives for family formation, as opposed to supporting immigration. Opinions differ however on the effectiveness of Fidesz's numerous family policy measures. While, according to some, they do not provide a realistic solution to all challenges, others deem them the cornerstones of a harmonious society. Kummer Livia Independence March in Poland http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/259 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/259 Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The recent Independence March on November 11, 2017, on Poland’s National Independence Day, generated much controversy in the international media. But how did Polish people themselves see the events taking place in their own country? Kummer Livia Should we quit Facebook? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/285 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/285 Sun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of the largest social network in the world, was summoned by US senators and representatives to the US Congress on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal which concerned the privacy of 2.13 billion users. This scandal, as well as previous cases involving Facebook, call into question the core of the business model of the company. Kummer Livia Immigration and terrorism in Europe http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/280 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/280 Sat, 12 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Since the beginning of the European migration crisis, one question has sparked tension within the public sphere: is this phenomenon linked to the spread of terrorism on the continent? Politicians, experts and civil organisations are all eager to give us answers to the emerging situation, these explanations however can often be conflicting. superadmin superadmin The wave of refugees - inside the fences and beyond http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/282 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/282 Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Some see the wave of refugees and migration as an opportunity, others think it poses a danger for Hungary and Europe. What are the core problems and how can they be solved? Let's see the arguments. superadmin superadmin Migrant quotas - infringement procedure against the Czech Republic http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/287 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/287 Fri, 04 May 2018 11:00:00 +0200 Searching for a solution to the European migrant crisis seems to divide more than unify countries in this situation. Migrant quotas are the source of tension between the European Union and some countries especially those from V4 Group (Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia). The European Commission took the Czech Republic with Hungary and Poland to the European Court of Justice. The case is in progress and we can ask: is the infringement procedure of the European Commission against the Czech Republic justified? Authors are Czech students - Barbora Kvasnickova studying in Prague and Simona Otrisalova studying in Brno. Alexandra Simaiova Czech Republic: a weakening of the Western democratic model? http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/249 http://duelamical.eu/en/articles/249 Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The Czech Republic has recently undergone profound changes, namely with the rise of Euroscepticism. Is it simply a phase of conjuncture or the manifestation of a profound change in mentality? Here is the perspective on the situation of two Czech students – Simon Trantina, studying in Prague, and Alexandra Simaiova, studying in France. superadmin superadmin