95th Highlights: The Future of the EU ~BREXIT and Populism~

24th Sep. 2017

Journalist Andreas Zumach is on board Peace Boat to talk about the current state of the European Union and visions for its future. Regarding the decision by referendum to exit the EU, Andreas points to the lack of solidarity within the union. “British citizens must take responsibility for the result. Many young people didn’t vote, but if they had, the result may be quite different”, he states.


Participants of his lectures were riveted by all manner of new information regarding the EU, from refugee intake to electing ministers and use of the Euro. These talks stimulated our interest in what is going on around the world.