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Eighty-five years after it first broadcast in English, WILL SIMPSON tells the amazing story of one of the world’s most influential broadcasters.

Stuck for something to do while the turkey cooks in the oven? Try The New European’s Christmas Quiz and share your score!

The Danes are, in many ways, as eurosceptic as the Brits. But they have found a way to express their independence within the EU. MARK REID reports

Former Tory party adviser Barnaby Towns​ picks apart an idea which is gaining currency among many politicians

The United Kingdom is already falling behind Europe economically and it is going to get a lot worse, according to new forecasts.

JASON SOLOMONS reports from the London Film Festival on a British hat-trick and the return of Peter Jackson

Far-flung Svalbard might seem one of the globe’s backwaters but the pace of change here is far from glacial

The life of ballet legend Rudolf Nureyev reads like a novel. As JASON SOLOMONS reports, every amazing chapter is captured in a new documentary film.

Critics of a People’s Vote are looking at it the wrong way around, says Matt Qvortrup, a man described by the BBC as ‘the world’s leading authority on referendums’

Lili Elbe: December 28, 1882 – September 13, 1931

Peter Trudgill on a perfectly good word which may find its days numbered

The war on plastic straws might make us all feel better but we shouldn’t mistake it for serious environmental progress, says TRACY KING. This battle is just the latest example of eco-misdirection.

With the England-India test series in full swing, Richard Luck celebrates the tax inspector from Jutland who took the county game by storm

SOPHIE WALKER, leader of the Women’s Equality Party, on how Brexit menaces the feminist cause, and how best to combat it

MICHAEL WHITE sees a glummer holiday ahead amid fears we may end up worse off than in the seventies.

Michael White takes a look at the chaos derailing the government and the less than helpful visit of Donald Trump.

The New European must continue after Brexit is rejected to provide news about the EU neglected by our mainstream media and, also, to campaign to reform our archaic parliament and voting system.

Britain’s departure from the EU has sparked enough anger at home. But, as Alastair Campbell writes, Brexit is giving our foreign friends sleepless nights as well.

Splits in the cabinet over Brexit are simply the latest manifestations of a divide that has paralysed the Conservatives – and the country – for decades. STEVE RICHARDS reports

Following the death of Anna Campbell -the first British woman to die fighting alongside Kurdish forces in Syria- YASMIN ALIBHAI BROWN asks how we should treat the ‘jihadis’ who return home.

The old jibe that the EU is undemocratic just doesn’t bear up to scrutiny, says MALCOLM TURNER. It is high time this myth was debunked.

Fishing has always been a totemic issue for Brexiteers. But the industry relies on close ties and cooperation with Europe. Could all that be discarded in pursuit of Brexit? PETER HETHERINGTON reports.

A legitimisation of radical right-wing ideology is taking place around the world. The world was shocked by the events in Charlottesville, America, and by Donald Trump’s failure to condemn racist violence.

‘We want tighter borders’ cried some in the media only to moan when Brits had to queue at passport control. Here Liz Gerard examines yet more media hypocrisy.

The British media has always failed in its coverage of European affairs.

The only thing that might restore our standing is a leader who is prepared to say what needs to be done – changing our mind on Brexit – and then leading the country through that process.

Andrew Scott is magnificent as the Prince of Denmark in Robert Icke’s Shakespeare production

Halloumi, edam, camembert? Which is your favourite European cheese?

It is one of the great Brexit paradoxes: farmers voted in high numbers to leave the EU, yet no other group benefits as much from European largesse

Brexit has raised some existential questions about national identity, with many Britons feeling their faith in Britishness eroding

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Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of Theresa May’s intended Brexit departure date. Here is a list of the events organised across the UK in the coming weeks.

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