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24 Aug
2020
PUTIN 2036 – THE NEXT SIXTEEN YEARS: WHAT CAN WE EXPECT?
VLADIMIR TISMANEANU
Professor in the Department of Government and Politics, University of Maryland
KATE C. LANGDON
Erasmus Mundus Scholar
04 Apr 2020“THE PEOPLE” VERSUS DEMOCRACY: A NEW DILEMMA
LARRY ALAN BUSK
Lecturer, Department of Philosophy and Modern Languages California State University, Stanislaus
04 Apr 2020TWO FACES OF “TWITTER POPULISM” IN THE NETHERLANDS
THE DIFFERENT STRATEGIES OF WILDERS’S PVV AND BAUDET’S FORUM FOR DEMOCRACY

PETER VERWEIJ
Director
D3-M The Netherlands
16 Dec 2019
POPULISM IN ITALY
Exploring the Ideological Roots of Lega and the Five Star Movement

LUCA MANUCCI
University of Lisbon
Institute of Social Sciences
13 Sep 2019
THE END OF WHITEHALL?
PATRICK DIAMOND
Assistant Professor in Public Policy
Queen Mary, University of London
10 Jul 2019
DEBUNKING THE MYTH OF ‘THE WILL OF THE PEOPLE’
ALBERT WEALE
Emeritus Professor of Political Theory and Public Policy
University College London
09 Jul 2019
THE UK AFTER BREXIT: WILL AND CAN THE ANGLOSPHERE REPLACE THE EU?
ANDREW MYCOCK AND BEN WELLINGS
University of Huddersfield (UK) and Monash University (Australia)
07 Jun 2019
EARLY LIBERALS AND UNIVERSAL SUFFRAGE
Their Fear of Populists and ‘Dangerous’ People

MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation
03 Sep 2018
HOW THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION HAS BURIED THE HUMAN RIGHTS AGENDA
MICHAEL BLAKE
Professor of Philosophy, Public Policy, and Governance
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
18 Jun 2018
THE RISE OF KREMLIN-FRIENDLY POPULISM IN THE NETHERLANDS
MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation
31 May 2018
CONFRONTING THE WICKED PROBLEM OF FAKE NEWS:
A ROLE FOR EDUCATION?

DONALD A. BARCLAY
University of California
01 Nov 2017
HOW TO SAVE POLITICS IN A POST-TRUTH ERA?
ILAN ZVI BARON
Associate Professor
School of Government and International Affairs
Durham University, UK
14 Jul 2017
THE DANGER OF “RUSSIAN HYBRID WARFARE”
DR. OFER FRIDMAN
Department of War Studies
King s College, London
09 Jun 2017
POPULISM AND THE WEALTH PARADOX
FRANK MOLS AND JOLANDA JETTEN
University of Queensland
Australia
04 Jul 2016
RUSSIA s NUCLEAR THREATS AND THE SECURITY OF THE BALTIC STATES
MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation
02 Dec 2015
PUTINs WARS
The Rise of Russia s New Imperialism

MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation
01 Dec 2015
PUTIN s PROPAGANDA MACHINE
Soft Power and Russian Foreign Policy

MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation
11 Aug 2015
UKRAINE AND RUSSIA:
IN SEARCH OF A DIVERGENT FUTURE

VOLODYMYR KRAVCHENKO
Director, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Canada
24 Jun 2015
THE GREEK GOLDEN DAWN: REASONS BEHIND THE EXTREME RIGHTs REVIVAL IN TE CRADLE OF DEMOCRACY
DAPHNE HALIKIOPOULOU
SOFIA VASILOPOULOU
Resp. University of Reading and University of York
09 Dec 2014
THE INFORMATION WAR ON UKRAINE
NEW CHALLENGES

Dr. JOLANTA DARCZEWSKA
Deputy Director
Centre for Eastern Studies
Warsaw
24 Jun 2014
RUSSIA-BALTIC RELATIONS AFTER CRIMEAs ANNEXATION: REASONS FOR CONCERN?
AGNIA GRIGAS PhD
Fellow at the McKinnon Center for Global Affairs at Occidental College
Los Angeles, CA
Former Advisor of the Lithuanian Government
20 Dec 2013
‘TRADITIONAL VALUES’ AND HUMAN RIGHTS
Whose Traditions? Which Rights?

MICHAEL BLAKE
Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington, USA
10 Apr 2013
CORRUPTION IN EUROPE:
WHAT CAN BE DONE?

LAURENCE COCKCROFT
Co-Founder Transparency International (TI)
Chairman TI(UK) 2000-2008
01 Sep 2011
THE NORTHERN FOREIGN POLICY OF RUSSIA
What is the Long-Term Strategy of Russia in the Baltic Sea and Arctic Regions?

INGMAR OLDBERG
Research Associate
Swedish Institute of International Affairs
Stockholm
THE VIRUS DOES NOT CARE WHAT YOU THINK
DR. TIM AISTROPE
Lecturer in International Relations
School of Politics and International Relations
University of Kent, UK
AFTER BREXIT: THINKING BEYOND THE EUROPEAN CRISIS
GERARD DELANTY
Department of Sociology
University of Sussex
Brighton, UK
THE PRESSING MESSAGE OF RUSSIAN DISSIDENTS:
A LESSON FOR WESTERN LIBERALS

NICOLAS TENZER
Chairman CERAP, Paris
THE RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH: TOWARD A NEW, GLOBAL ROLE?
GREG SIMONS
Uppsala Centre for Russian and Eurasian Studies
Uppsala, Sweden
Interview: How to Debunk Russian Propaganda?
The Work of StopFake.org

YEVHEN FEDCHENKO
Co-Founder StopFake.org
Director Mohyla School of Journalism, Kyiv
THE POSITION OF NATIONAL MINORITIES IN PUTINs RUSSIA
Uniformity or Diversity?

FEDERICA PRINA
University of Glasgow
UK
OSCE ‘BIS’:
A NEW EUROPEAN SECURITY INITIATIVE

JAN PIEKLO
Director
PAUCI Foundation
Warsaw, Poland
Kyiv, Ukraine
HUMAN RIGHTS PROTECTION: OUGHT THE UNITED NATIONS TO HAVE AN INCREASING OR DIMINISHING ROLE?
ROSA FREEDMAN
Lecturer at Birmingham Law School
University of Birmingham, U.K.
UKRAINE: WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DEATH OF THE PASSENGERS OF THE MH17?
A TEN POINT COMMENTARY

MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation
KALININGRAD: WHAT IS ITS FUNCTION IN CONTEMPORARY RUSSIA?
GREG SIMONS
Uppsala Centre for Russian
and Eurasian Studies
ETHNIC CLEANSING IN THE BALKANS
Why Did It Happen and Could It Happen Again?

PAUL MOJZES
Rosemont College
Rosemont, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
CRISIS AND THE FUTURE OF EUROPE
JOHN McCORMICK
Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Politics
Indiana University
Indianapolis, USA
MARX AND HUMAN RIGHTS
Analysis of an Ambivalent Relationship

MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation
RUSSIA AND SYRIA
Why Putin Supports the Bashar Al-Assad Regime

TALAL NIZAMEDDIN
American University of Beirut
UKRAINE, EUROPE, AND BANDERA
ALEXANDER J. MOTYL
Professor of Political Science
Rutgers University, Newark
RISING ANTI-SEMITISM IN EUROPE
How to Respond?

Prof. GERT WEISSKIRCHEN, MP
Foreign Policy Spokesman
SPD Fraction German Bundestag

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