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14.04.2017
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Side of Citizenship

The origin and meanings of citizenship – what does it mean today in an era of mass migration and security fears?

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01.04.2017
Invisible Threats: The Digital Dangers to our Real Lives

New technology developing at breakneck speed has left laws behind and increasingly puts not only our privacy but our immediate safety at risk.

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01.04.2017
Security and Identity: Between Fantasy and Reality

France’s long and troubled relationship with Islam, and its connexion to a sense of insecurity, is unpacked by Olivier Roy and Esther Benbassa, who also explore the current role of religion in politics in general.

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01.04.2017
The Age of Security Populists

Despite Edward Snowden’s revelations of widespread surveillance, increasingly intrusive measures are being adopted in Europe in the name of security – but do these actually lead to a more effective prevention of attacks?

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12.12.2016
The free space for data monopolies in Europe is shrinking

Will the recent EU laws prevent data monopolies?

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28.11.2016
Digital Commons: Our Shared Right to Knowledge and Culture

MEP & digital commons expert Julia Reda addresses the pertinent question of who owns what is online.

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08.11.2016
After Snowden, can technology save our digital liberties?

Big data, surveillance politics, & what we learned from Snowden.

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03.11.2016
Czech society continues to discriminate against women

Lower salaries, more poverty, and discrimination – when will life for women in Czech Republic change?

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02.11.2016
Polish women’s ‘Black Protest’ – a model of successful campaigning for women on the other side of Europe?

A look at both Poland and Ireland’s policies and recent movements regarding abortion.

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18.10.2016
Promoting the interrail-pass, yet banning the night train?

The idea of a free interrail pass for every EU citizen on their 18th birthday to explore Europe’s diversity is enticing. However the EU’s emphasis on liberalisation is leading to the loss of night trains.

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