• A European Narrative – Propaganda or Debate?

    Kathleen Garnett Last week the Committee of the Regions organised its fifth EuroPCom conference at the Committee of the Regions on how to communicate Europe to a wider public. With the rise of vocal, populist right-wing parties that tap into people’s fears, never has the need for Brussels to present it’s case been more important.… Continue Reading

  • “EU BANS TEDDIES IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS”.

    Kathleen Garnett True? False? Who cares? It’s a great headline. With many shops, particularly in the UK, already displaying Christmas baubles in their windows it’s a timely news item certain to grab reader’s attention – especially that broad demographic “parents” who are already fretting over how to fill their children’s stockings in time for Christmas.… Continue Reading