How Identity Stole the Debate

The EUI professor examines Europe’s ongoing struggle over social values in times of rising Islamophobia and growing nostalgia for a Christian Europe.

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The Return of Religious Politics

An interview with the Heinrich Böll Foundation co-president on the relationship between religion and politics in Germany and Europe today.

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A narrative to combat, and eliminate, the terrorist threat

Terrorism cannot just be policed away. Preventing attacks requires a sustained social project to build a resilient and inclusive society.

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The UK’s Counter-Extremism Agenda: Routine Punishment and Collective Self-Policing

The UK’s counter-terrorism measures include the controversial Prevent strategy – why has it come under fire?

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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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