Will the Digital Single Market be multilingual?
“The Riga multilingualism summit also attracted a number of media representatives – including from The Economist, The Guardian, Deutsche Welle and EurActiv – who compared their approaches to languages, countering prejudices about Anglo-Saxon neglect of foreign languages.
Lan Greene from The Economist warned that monolingualism leads to political disenfranchisement, pointing out that English – the assumed lingua franca in Europe – is not understood by most EU citizens.”
Read more @ http://www.euractiv.com/sections/languages-culture/will-digital-single-market-be-multilingual-314260
Languages do matter!