Ireland is second only to Greece in terms of the scale and speed of health cutbacks undertaken by “developed” countries.
Greece's - and Europe's - treatment of undocumented migrants is a threat to the liberty of us all.
The third-poorest country in the EU, Latvia punitive welfare conditions and the exclusion of Russian-speakers from surrounding nations has lead to a depopulation of 30,000 a year.
What kind of a social model is it that leaves half of young people out of work? George Eaton profiles Spain's employment woes.
As an eighteen year old dies trying to flee a ticket inspector in Athens, police in Britain boast of apprehending a mother shoplifting to feed her two children. All across Europe, people are struggling to survive.
The former prime minister's personality cult has damaged Italian politics.
The proposed US-EU partnership is likely to strip away rules that protect health and the environment.
There are two kinds of deficit that have taken hold in Greece: the economic one, and the democratic deficit created by government spin and five years of austerity and authoritarianism.
Why Pope Francis's visit to Lampedusa highlights a challenge for all of us.
While Poland loves to boast about westerners coming to earn money, it is less open about those from the eastern part of the continent. Propaganda serves to justify almost anything.
Twenty-seven per cent of Spain's population is unemployed - over six million people. In a ferociously competitive job market, Spaniards see learning a foreign language as the best way of distinguishing themselves from others.
The Turkish government’s spin doctors have linked the recent protests to cyber attacks and historical cases of secular dissent to silence anti-government demonstrators.
To an EU elite determined to push harmful economic policies, democracy is an inconvenience.
Ece Temelkuran is targeted for having criticised Erdogan's response to the #OccupyGezi protests.
At last, politicians are talking about youth unemployment, but their efforts don't go far enough.
From switching off the national broadcaster, to the Skouries protests, the Greek government is unable to silence public anger at its handling of the crisis.
After the closure of ERT, the country's political future hangs in the balance, writes Yiannis Baboulias.
The murder of the young anti-fascist activist Clément Méric in France is the tip of a rise in far right violence at the European level.
Through protesting together, people from different backgrounds are discovering a new power.
What began in an Istanbul park has tapped in to years of grievances.
The Celluloid Liberation Front speak to the Italian literary collective Wu Ming, whose work draws readers in to exchange, sharing and confrontation.
Ministers' claims that the economy has "turned a corner" don't bear up to scrutiny.
Watch Kate Mara and Guy Smallman's new documentary on migrants in Athens here.
The centre-right's victory masks growing disaffection with politics.
The left-right coalition represents a continuation of the old, discredited politics - and a victory for Berlusconi.
The Greek journalist, who was instrumental in the publication of the "Lagarde list" of major tax evaders in October 2012, talks to the NS's Daniel Trilling.
It is now 98 years since 1.5m Armenians were systematically massacred. Recognising what happened is the only way to help us all move forward.
A shooting in a small agricultural town in the Peloponese demonstrates the stark dangers of the anti-immigration rhetoric gaining ground in Greece.
The criticism of Femen and their topless protests as “fast-food feminism” ignores the postcommunist macho culture in Ukraine, the country from which the group emerged.
Why there's not going to be a Portuguese "Syriza" any time soon.