All Articles on Europe

Young protesters attend the Global Climate Strike in London on March 15, 2019. News
Pairing 'Green Deal' With 'Just Recovery' in EU, Groups Embrace Tackling COVID-19 and Climate Emergency in Tandem
"The countries that have signed this letter are absolutely right to say that the E.U. should use the Green Deal as a starting point for their economic recovery efforts."
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With US Now Epicenter of Global Pandemic, Hospitals Forced to Consider 'Do Not Resuscitate' Orders for Patients
" I never want to hear about socialist death panels again."
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As Coronavirus Pandemic Exposes Failures in US, Social Democratic Nordic Countries Again Deemed World's Happiest
"Even in less happy times, high societal trust, caring for each other and investment in well-being remain important cornerstones in our society."
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President Donald J. Trump delivers a television national address on the coronavirus pandemic from the Oval Office at the White House on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. News
'Absolute Chaos': Trump Travel Ban, Announced Without Notice, Throws Europe Into Panic
"The coronavirus is a global crisis, not limited to any continent, and it requires cooperation rather than unilateral action."
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Greta Thunberg and climate strikers News
Europe Wraps Up Warmest Winter on Record With Massive Youth #ClimateStrike in Brussels
"Young people, workers, communities at the frontlines of the #ClimateEmergency are taking it to the streets. They tell E.U. leaders that they must increase weak climate targets now."
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Exxon Lobbyists Pushed European Officials to Water Down Green Deal With Carbon Pricing Plan for Vehicles
Climate activist Greta Thunberg called the deal, in which officials are still determining whether to apply the lobbyists' advice, a "surrender" to fossil fuel interests.
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sea level rise scenarios News
Amplifying Urgent Need to Slash Emissions, New Map Series Shows How Climate Crisis Could Impact Europe
An E.U. agency's new project illustrates how heatwaves, droughts, forest fires, windstorms, heavy rain, flooding, storm surges, and sea level rise could affect certain regions and cities across the continent.
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In Final Hours, COP 25 Denounced as 'Utter Failure' as Deal Is Stripped of Ambition and US Refuses to Accept Liability for Climate Crisis
"The only thing more disastrous than the state of UN climate negotiations at COP 25 is the state of the global climate."
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missile tests News
Arms Expert Warns of 'Reckless and Unnecessary Escalation' After Pentagon Tests Missile Banned by INF Treaty That Trump Ditched
The move could "exacerbate tensions with Russia, China, and North Korea—all of whom would be in range of this type of missile."
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Greenpeace activists on Thursday wrap the E.U. summit venue in Brussels with images of giant flames, setting off clouds of smoke, flares and sounding a fire alarm to urge European government leaders to take immediate action to respond to the climate emergency. News
Decrying EU Proposal to Address Climate Crisis by 2050 as 'Too Little Too Late,' Greenpeace Activists Stage #HouseOnFire Demonstration
"The world is on fire and our governments are letting it burn."
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