The EU is in the deepest crisis since its beginning. The European elections on May 26th are a choice of fate. We need a new, positive vision for Europe. Until now, the „Common European House“ has been more like an impregnable administrative building than a versatile open building for the different people and their needs. In this book, we set stone by stone the elements for a renovated European House based on extended democracy, citizen participation, solidarity, human rights and climate protection.