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“Resistance Alone Is Not Enough” – Women’s Rights and Illiberal Democracies
Andrea Pető, a historian and professor at Hungary's Central European University, discusses the struggles of women’s rights activists and organisations in the context of illiberal governments, arguing that identifying the mechanisms which undermine or threaten to roll back social progress helps us to better understand these forces.
ENHU
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Poles Apart
Poles Apart
Despite provoking huge protests in recent years, Poland's right-wing government does well in the polls - how can we account for this? Where is its liberal opposition and Brussels going wrong?
EN
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Think Global, Act Local: The Role of Regional Actors in Climate Protection
Think Global, Act Local: The Role of Regional Actors in Climate Protection
One state in Germany- alongside many in the US - is showing that sub-national actors can take a lead in protecting the climate.
DEEN
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"Social justice for all? That’s like Harry Potter on TV on a saturday night"
“Social justice for all? That’s like Harry Potter on TV on a saturday night”
We talked strategy & political reality with Robert Habeck, who led the German Greens in their strongest state result this year.
DEEN
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Are Some Cities Too Big To Be Saved? Hurricane Harvey and Lessons from South Texas
Are Some Cities Too Big To Be Saved? Hurricane Harvey and Lessons from South Texas
Recent extreme weather events in the US can teach Europe what to do - and not to do - in the event of similar events in Europe.
EN
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Germany’s Populists Win Discourses, Not Elections
Germany’s Populists Win Discourses, Not Elections
Is right-wing populism really on its way out - or is it seeping into the mainstream? How can it be countered? An analysis in the wake of the upcoming elections.
EN
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The Western Balkan Route: A New Form of Forced Migration Governance in Europe?
The Western Balkan Route: A New Form of Forced Migration Governance in Europe?
Central European countries in 2015 allowed refugees to pass through into the EU. Why did it stop & what is the situation now?
EN
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Our Common Past: The Museum Presenting a Transnational View of European History
Our Common Past: The Museum Presenting a Transnational View of European History
The House of European History in Brussels has an unusual and complex task - that of Europeanising history.
EN
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Latest Thematic Edition

Fear and Trembling: Perspectives on Security in Europe

Latest Thematic Edition

Gej volume 15 | Fear and Trembling: Perspectives on Security in Europe

What are the real sources of insecurity in Europe today? This edition takes a look at some of the threats we face and asks whether our perceptions match up with the reality.

Germany in Focus
A series in the run-up to the German elections.
Germany in Focus
Germany in Focus