Newropeans vis-à-vis the global crisis: European Socio-political Alert N°1 (11/12/2008)
Finally there is concern about this “crisis after crisis” that Europe knows today. “The threat indeed weighs on democracies across Europe, where several countries are experiencing a paradox: economic indicators give cause for optimism, but unemployment and poverty exhaust each day a little more their populations” (lyonne.fr 12/12/2013). “Then,” asks the media: “should we expect a popular uprising in Europe?” … In December 2008 Newropeans published different “European social political alerts” publicizing its political recommendations to member states calling them to avoid at all costs the transformation of the economic crisis into a major social crisis in order to be prepared to face the unemployment explosion… Still relevant. We republish here this first recommendation / alert.