#callEurope

#callEurope is a wake-up call for Europe in this eventful and sometimes confusing time: Every election seems to highlight what divides us. Instead of finding common ground, every nation seems to focus on its individual issues. But what do we know about the local, regional and national elections, opinions and issues? What do we know about the opinions of young people? #callEurope bridges this information gap in Europe. We collect personal insights, which are mirrored neither by our national nor by international media. If you want to share your own piece, get in touch with the Editors’ Team.

#callVienna: Election time in Austria – Why I voted for Hofer or why Van der Bellen is the lesser evil

What exactly is going on in Austria? What are young people thinking on the candidates and Austria’s future? We decided to activate our European network and #CallVienna to ask two young voters to explain their choices. 

#callAnkara: Deserted streets and cumbersome silence – the seeds of a great conflict

Streets, normally full of pedestrians, tourists, street artists and beggars, deserted. Shopkeepers in shopping malls complaining about no visits, and instead of children in city parks police patrols with automatic guns. Bomb attacks from the very recent past (last one