Re-Booting Europe @ School

By Chris Stenseth, UK Europe @ School Co-Ordinator We are finally ready for the re-launch of one of the Young European Movement’s most popular initiatives!   It is with great pride that we want to introduce you to our new Europe @ School programme, and the process that has been taking place over the last Read more about Re-Booting Europe @ School[…]

YEM’s Treasurer- A Rare Young Thoroughbred

By Jo Roddy, UK Treasurer YEM UK’s Treasurer and youngest board member, Jo Roddy reflects on what it means to be a non-student, a pro-European and a YEMer.   So, I admit as an opening title it’s a weird one! Hopefully with a bit more explanation the title will become clear   I’m Jo Roddy, Read more about YEM’s Treasurer- A Rare Young Thoroughbred[…]

Press Release: Supreme Court Ruling 24th January 2017

Supreme Court Ruling -24/01/2017 Press Release from Young European Movement UK Tuesday 24th January 2017 This morning, the Supreme Court has ruled that the government cannot activate Article 50 (thus opening the two year window for negotiations over Brexit) without first consulting Parliament. Upholding the sovereignty of Parliament is a decision which the Young European Read more about Press Release: Supreme Court Ruling 24th January 2017[…]

Trump and Brexit: What Now?

By Robert Heslop, YEM London Brexit Britain, what a wonderful vision. Free of the shackles of Brussels, the buccaneering UK will be able to strike free trade across the globe, the UK’s security will be secured through membership of NATO and in a generation people will wonder why the UK ever joined the EU?  Yet, Read more about Trump and Brexit: What Now?[…]

Fight fascism – 5 minutes on Twitter is all you need!

My morning started by reading a New York Times article about Breitbart news, and how twitter activists are able to fight back against fascist news, especially Breitbart. If you also want to spend 5 minutes doing something good today, read on! Waking a Sleeping Giant? A small community has woken up on Twitter, and already Read more about Fight fascism – 5 minutes on Twitter is all you need![…]

Friends of YEM: The First Meeting!

This Wednesday was the first meeting of the Young European Movement UK’s new initiative, Friends of YEM! Meeting at a pub in London, the gathering was the first of many events hosted by YEM UK and aimed at uniting the older and younger generations of the pro-European community. Taking a break from the usual intense Read more about Friends of YEM: The First Meeting![…]