Daniel Cohn-Bendit, Co-chair of the Group of the Greens, European Parliament

Known across Europe as "Danny the Red", the charismatic leader of the May 68 student protests of Paris has long changed his political colouring to Danny the Green and Danny the European Blue. The co-chair of the Group of the Greens, Daniel Cohn-Bendit is a federalist who strongly believes the solutions to the current crisis lie in a stronger and more united Europe.