political discourse

Trumps Tweetopoetics

Column
Jan Blommaert
24/11/2018
6 minutes to read

Trump speaks in tweets. But his tweets are made for speaking too.

Protecting the Eiffel Tower: It's a wall, not an aesthetic perimeter

Column
Thao Nguyen
16/10/2017
4 minutes to read

The bulletproof glass wall to be built around the Eiffel Tower should not be dismissed as an embellishment. As a security device, it comes with the risk of sacrificing civil liberties in urban space.