Is Europe a country? How the EU can thrive after coronavirus

Is Europe a country? No, Europe is not a country, and that’s the problem. Europe is landmass and some islands to the left of Asia, plus some far-flung colonial leftovers. The European Union is made up of 27 countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy,… Continue reading Is Europe a country? How the EU can thrive after coronavirus

EU factory farm subsidies cause animal cruelty and climate catastrophe

EU farm subsidies enable this: Ireland exported a staggering 160,000 live male calves to Europe in 2018 The Guardian reports on the secret filming of unweaned male calves (cows) being treated with cruelty and disdain as they were transported from Ireland to the Netherlands for slaughter as veal. The mistreatment of animals in Europe’s factory… Continue reading EU factory farm subsidies cause animal cruelty and climate catastrophe