Why Europe Has Its Own Holiday

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What Is Europe Day For?

The anniversary of the Schuman Declaration

A bust of Robert Schuman at Parc du Cinquantenaire/Jubelpark in Brussels. Varech, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons

Do Individual Countries Celebrate Europe Day?

A European Sense of Belonging

  • 56% identified with being European
  • 28% were noncommittal
  • 14% did not identify with being European

So what does all this mean?

Why This Matters to Me

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Writer and Blogger. International Relations, Travel, Culture. Based in Brussels, Belgium.

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