Euroopan unioni — European Union


Omia artikkeleitani — My articles


Olli Rehnin "usko kansanvaltaan", 2.7.2013


"Johtajuuden kriisi"


EU goes military

4 June 2005

Militarisation of Europe?

Polarities, 22 June 2001

European political soap

Polarities, 10 April 2001

Let’s subsidiarise

Polarities, 18 December 2000

Eurodemokratian salaisuus on neliöjuuressa

Suomen Kuvalehti, 1998

Tervetuloa Eurooppaan

Kotimaa, lokakuu 1994

Euroopan linnake

BBC Finnish Section 1.6.1993

Euroopan liittovaltiokeskustelu

BBC Finnish Section, 28.12.1991

Eurooppalaistuva Irlanti

BBC Finnish Section, 24.4.1990


See also: Britain, France, Greece, Ireland, Spain

Muiden kirjoittajien artikkeleita — Articles by other writers


Portuguese MPs force minority government to quit over austerity by Angelique Chrisafis, The Guardian, 10 November 2015

Varoufakis to Lead European-Wide Movement to Reform Undemocratic EU, Sputnik, 27 October 2015

The Pantomime of Democracy: Portugal's Coup Against Anti-Austerity by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 26 October 2015

A European (Fairy) Tale? by David Marty, teleSUR, 25 October 2015

"One very simple, but radical, idea: to democratise Europe." An interview with Yanis Varoufakis by Alex Sakalis, openDemocracy, 25 October 2015

The End Of German Hegemony by Daniel Gros, Social Europe, 19 October 2015

Europe is becoming an undemocratic continent where force matters more than law by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 18 October 2015

U.S. Involvement in the European Union by David Marty, teleSUR, 18 September 2015

Jeremy Corbyn, welcome to Europe's fight against austerity by Pablo Iglesias, The Guardian, 14 September 2015

Breaking With Austerity Europe by Jean-Luc Mélenchon – Stefano Fassina – Zoe Konstantopoulou – Oskar Lafontaine – Yanis Varoufakis, CounterPunch, 14 September 2015

This refugee crisis is too big for Europe to handle - its institutions are broken by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 4 September 2015

The EU's disastrous status quo by Barbara Spinelli, openDemocracy, 2 September 2015

Europe's New Barbarians by Conn Hallinan, CounterPunch, 31 August 2015

Déjà Vu: Germany Tightens Its Economic Power Over Europe by Richard D. Wolff, Truthout, 17 August 2015

Greece and beyond: Capitalism versus Democracy in Europe by Michael Lowy, CADTM, 10 August 2015

Profiting from Pain: Europe's Crisis Is Germany's Blessing by Stefan Schultz, Spiegel Online Inernational, 10 August 2015

The Europe We Don't Want by Serge Halimi, CounterPunch, 7 August 2015

Germanization of European Unity: Source of Industrial-Financial Dominanceby Norman Pollack, CounterPunch, 20 July 2015

The decline and fall of the European Union: is it time to rip it up and start again? by Ronald G. Asch, openDemocracy, 17 July 2015

US Military Coup for Euro Meltdown? by Finian Cunningham, Information Clearing House, 14 July 2015

Tormenting Greece is about sending a message that we are now in a new EU by Fintan O'Toole, The Irish Times, 14 July 2015

EU has taken decisive turn from democracy by Fintan O'Toole, The Irish Times, 7 July 2015

Has Europe lost its hold on our collective imagination? by Fintan O'Toole, The Guardian, 5 July 2015

Europe as a republic: the story of Europe in the twenty first century by Ulrike Guerot, openDemocrcy, 29 June 2015

Opinion: Eurpe's malpractice of Greece by James K. Galbraith, DW, 22 June 2015

Greece is a sideshow. The eurozone has failed, and Germans are its victims too by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 22 June 2015

The Upsurge in Germany by Mark Bergfeld, Jacobin, 15 June 2015

A very European coup by Costas Douzinas, openDemocracy, 24 April 2015

Why I ambushed ECB chief Mario Draghi by Josephine Witt, International Business Times, 16 April 2015

Juncker's call for an EU army is an affront to democracy by Joseph Lacey,, 24 March 2015

Can the EU be Reformed? by David Alexandre, teleSUR, 7 March 2015

Europe's Debt: Lies & Myths by Conn Hallinan, CounterPunch, 2 March 2015

The Trouble with Dijsselbloem by Pepijn Brandon, Jacobin, 21 February 2015

Germany's New Far Right by Anthony Fano Fernandez, Jacobin, 20 February 2015

EU Reeling Between US and Russia by Pepe Escobar, Sputnik, 19 February 2015

Europe's ideologues of austerity stand in way of reforms by Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Washington Post, 17 February 2015

By Canceling Debt, Croatia Grants 'Fresh Start' to 60,000 Citizens by Lauren McCauley, Common Dreams, 3 February 2015

Europe slouching towards anxiety & war by Pepe Escobar, RT, 1 February 2015

Eurozone QE Re-ignites Global Currency Wars by Jack Rasmus, teleSUR, 28 January 2015

The Real Threat in Europe by Walden Bello, teleSUR, 24 January 2s015

Revealed: thousands of Britons on benefits across EU by Alberto Nardelli, Ian Traynor and Leila Haddou, The Guardian, 19 January 2015

People doing time, banks doing fine by Alexander Beunder,, 15 January 2015

Europe's Greek Moment by Yanis Varoufakis, Jacobin, 14 January 2015

Greece, Europe and the Neoliberal Nightmare: Is There a Way Out? by C.J. Polychroniou, Truthout, 14 January 2015

Thomas Piketty: rise of anti-austerity parties good news for Europe by Stephen Burgen, The Guardian, 12 January 2015

Welcome to the European Hunger Games, Brought to You by Mainstream Economics by Lynn Stuart Parramore, Truthout, 9 January 2015

Lithuania Joins the Euro: Funerals for Currency by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 6 January 2015

German government threatens to force Greece out of euro zone by Johannes Stern, World Socialist Web Site, 6 January 2014

SYRIZA's programme for the rescue of Greek and European capitalism by Robert Stevens, World Socialist Web Site, 6 January 2014

Syriza can transform the EU from within – if Europe will let it by Costas Lapavitsas, The Guardian, 29 December 2014

What They Haven't Told Us About the European Financial Crisis Interview with Ha-Joon Chang by Michael Nevradakis, Truthout, 11 December 2014

Forget everything you know about nice, liberal Sweden — that country no longer exists by Emanuel Sidea, The Independent, 4 December 2014

The EU to Become a “U.S. Colony”? The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) would Abolish Europe's Sovereignty by Peter Koenig, Global Research, 2 December 2014

Eurocrats to regulate our Marigolds? We have to combat these EU fantasies by John Palmer, The Guardian, 24 November 2014

Criminalising the Homeless – A State Strategy in Hungary by Éva Tessza Udvarhelyi, New Left Project, 21 November 2014

Across Europe disillusioned voters turn to outsiders for solutions by Kim Willsher and others, The Observer, 16 November 2014

Parasite Europe creates its own “illegal” migrants by Christopher Patz,, 9 November 2014

EU accused over its Kosovo mission: ‘Corruption has grown exponentially' by Julian Borger, The Guardian, 6 November 2014

Luxembourg and Juncker under pressure over tax deals by Rupert Neate, Simon Bowers and Ian Traynor, The Guardian, 6 November 2014

The centre cannot hold under austerity, in Britain or Europe by Seumas Milne, The Guardian, 6 November 2014

Luxembourg tax files: how tiny state rubber-stamped tax avoidance on an industrial scale by Simon Bowers, The Guardian, 5 November 2014

Poland: Land of Junk Contracts by John Feffer, Foreign Policy in Focus, 31 October 2014

Europe threatened with deflationary spiral by Barry Grey, World Socialist Web Site, 30 October 2014

China and Russia Want to Pull Germany into Their Economic Orbit by Pepe Escobar, Russia Insider, 29 October 2014

Why The Eurozone Suffers From A Germany Problem by Simon Wren-Lewis, Social Europe Journal, 27 October 2014

The Eurozone's ‘New Austerity Model' by Jack Rasmus, teleSUR, 19 October 2014

Scotland and Catalonia are straws in the wind for the whole of Europe by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 5 October 2014

Will Europe Enlist in Washington's War Again? by Walden Bello, teleSUR, 24 September 2014

Sweden Without Illusions by Petter Nilsson, Jacobin, 10 September 2014

More Hungarys in eastern Europe? Péter Krekó, openDemocracy, 27 August 2014

An austerity revolt has broken the French government. Will the EU follow? by John Palmer, The Guardian, 25 August 2014

Obama Buggers Europe: Sanctions Deepen the Recession by James Petras, The James Petras website, 23 August 2014

A struggle to save Europe's soul from privatization by Jerome Roos,, 26 July 2014

Eu Flouts The 1951 Refugee Convention by Airin Bahmani, ZNet/teleSUR English, 11 July 2014

Spanish workers in Germany unite in defense of their labor rights by Luis Doncel, El País in English, 30 June 2014

Syriza can be the future for Greece, and for Europe too by Costas Douzinas, The Guardian, 3 June 2014

Cameron's campaign against Juncker is a democratic outrage by John Palmer, The Guardian, 3 June 2014

Europe faces 'colossal humanitarian catastrophe' of refugees dying at sea by Harriet Sherwood, Helena Smith, Lizzy Davies and Harriet Grant, The Guardian, 2 June 2014

Italy, Greece and Europe after the European Parliament elections: An interview with Alessandro Bianchi by Yanis Varoufakis,, 1 June 2014

The EU Parliament Elections as a Vote Against the Oligarchs by Michael Hudson, Naked Capitalism, 1 June 2014

After The European Elections – How Will The EU Leadership Respond? by John Palmer, Social Europe Journal, 27 May 2014

91-year-old Greek WWII hero wins big in Euro-elections by Jerome Roos,, 26 May 2014

Germany's Left Party on the EU and NATO by Victor Grossman, MR Zine, 16 May 2014

The rise of Europe's far right will only be halted by a populism of the left by Seumas Milne, The Guardian, 14 May 2014

Thomas Piketty's proposals are not nearly radical enough, Letters, The Guardian, 8 May 2014

El patético neoliberalismo de la Comisión Europea por Vicenç Navarro,, 7 de mayo de 2014

Hungary: A Black Hole on Europe's Map An interview with G. M. Tamás by Jaroslav Fiala, The Bullet, 5 May 2014

Sweden – no longer a force for good by Jan Oberg, TFF, 3 May 2014

Europe's brutal discipline by Serge Halimi, Le Monde diplomatique, May 2014

Our manifesto for Europe by Thomas Piketty and 14 others, The Guardian, 2 May 2014

The enemy invasion: Brussels braced for influx of Eurosceptics in EU polls by Jon Henley, The Guardian, 28 April 2014

Sweden's Great Welfare Heist by Adam Bott, Red Pepper, April 2014

Hungary Goes to the Polls, As the Walls Close In by Carl Rowlands, New Left Project, 4 April 2014

Europe's latest policy on Irish and Greek banking losses: A tale of two swindles too similar for comfort by Yanis Varoufakis,, 1 April 2014

Banking Union Time Bomb by Ellen Brown, CounterPunch, 31 March 2014

Report reveals 'extensive' violence against women in EU by Jane Martinson, The Guardian, 5 March 2014

Scandal of Europe's 11m empty homes by Rupert Neate, The Guardian, 23 February 2014

Barroso's remarks on Scottish independence are as ludicrous as his record in office by John Palmer, The Guardian, 17 February 2014

Switzerland's immigration 'victory' over the EU is a fairytale sold by the far right by Claudia Gnehm-Laubscher, The Guardian, 11 February 2014

Poland is having a sexual revolution in reverse by Agata Pyzik, The Guardian, 11 February 2014

The Holocaust whitewashed? Hungary's Jews step back from memorial year they say has been hijacked for political gain by Charlotte McDonald-Gibson, The Independent, 9 February 2014

Lords of Chaos by Nebjsa Malic,, 7 February 2014

What Romania can teach the western world by Marcu Niculescu, openDemocrcy, 5 February 2014

Problems of Eurozone, European Integration Stem From Deeply Unpopular Elite Economic, Social Policy by Mike Weisbrot, Truthout, 29 January 2014

The European periphery as a political laboratory by Ricardo Campos,, 21 January 2014

A Farcical Approach to Food Safety by David Cronin, CounterPunch, 21 January 2014

European Labor: Political and Ideological Crisis in an Increasingly More Authoritarian European Union by Asbjørn Wahl, Monthly Review, January 2014

This is the year of make or break for Europe by John Palmer, The Guardian, 8 January 2014


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