2nd Working Group on Political Economy @ Riga, Latvia Best wishes to the new mandate! Meet the new leadership! Welcome to the 13th YES Presidium! 19th May #Act4Youth

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On July 15, Gulen movement attempted to a military coup in Turkey. Young European Socialists condemned the coup attempt and defended that only an inclusive democracy could be a solution. However, the prosecutions were extended too much that our comrades from secularist CHP Youth, member of our European socialist family, are ...

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Time to Say Goodbye – Day 5 YES Summer Camp 2016

Today is the final day of Summer Camp 2016. Always a sad say as we bid farewell to our YES family for another year. The day began with me waking up late so I got ready and headed down to the YES office in hotel reception. This is where I ...

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A Night in the Pool – Day 4 YES Summer Camp 2016

This morning I woke up but did not have breakfast, something about the heat is suppressing my appetite. I got dressed and headed down to the Filippo Turati & Anna Kuliscioff room where I was speaking on a panel “After Austerity – which way is forward?” I went to the room ...

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Clothing Disaster! – Day 3 YES Summer Camp 2016

Thursday seems to be the day that past me by. I awoke at 8am but following the pool party the night before I decided to take some extra sleep. 10am and I am stuck to the bed. I missed breakfast and the workshops and panels have already begun. I decided to ...

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A Reflection on Utoya 5 years on

The 22nd July, that's a date most comrades all over Europe will never forget. Many of us will remember what they did 5 years ago right before the horrible news came in. Many of us were preparing for the IUSY festival in Austria, looking forward to debating and partying with ...

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The Slippery Slide to the Sea – Day 2 of YES Summer Camp 2016

So I have to admit I was VERY lazy today perhaps it’s the heat or perhaps it’s the lack of sleep since Sunday but I slept almost all day!   I couldn’t sleep during the night so getting up at 7.15am so I could have breakfast at 8 was not difficult. Breakfast ...

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Arrival at YES Summer Camp 2016 – Day 1 officially!

Let me begin where I left off Copenhagen Airport Midnight UTC time. My flight to Palermo is at 7.20am so if I go to the gate around 6.30am I will get almost 6 and a half hours sleep… 1am I am still awake so perhaps watching a show on Netflix will ...

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My journey begins – Day Oneish of Yes Summer Camp 2016

I am Sarah Dunne from Labour Youth Ireland, I am 26 and attending my second YES Summer Camp. My day began as hectic as it always is when I am traveling anywhere double and triple checking my lists to ensure I have not forgotten anything. Clothes check, toothbrush check, sunscreen check, ...

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Turkey, peace must win!

Yesterday, people of Turkey experienced one of their most difficult days in history. The unsuccessful attempt of the military coup that occurred was worrying in terms of rule of law, implementation of human rights and the will of the people of Turkey. We as Young European Socialists underline that the people of ...

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Young European Socialists strongly condemn the application of discriminatory sanctions to Portugal and Spain

The entertainment of the European Football Cup has ended but with it also ended the good reasoning coming from the European Union. With only a few days passed over the outrageous nomination of former Commission President, Barroso, as Chairman of Goldman Sachs, which shows clearer than any other possible report ...

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