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politics

Weidel - AfD - racism

Colonial amnesia, the rise of the right and everyday racism

Column
Ana Deumert
26/10/2017
4 minutes to read

Ana Deumert does not believe that the success of the AfD can be explained as a strutural break. On the contrary, it reflects something which has always been there: white supremacy, racism and, its repressed cousin, colonial amnesia.

Emmanuel Macron

Macron on post-modernism

Column
Jan Blommaert
02/11/2017
4 minutes to read

Macron's distaste of post-modernism is actually a distaste for critical journalism attacking his very own Grand Narrative.

Vakantiebestemming Griekenland?

Column
Jan Blommaert
26/06/2017
4 minutes to read

In Griekenland kan je niet om de crisis van de EU heen kijken. Maak van je vakantie daar een studiereis.

Corbyn & Co seen from across the Channel... and through social media

Column
Jan Blommaert
12/06/2017
5 minutes to read

Seen from across the Channel and through the lens of social media, Corbyn's surprising electoral success fits a trend.

Pro Life, Pro Trump: Trump's appeal to the Christian voters

Paper
Imme Wagemans
07/06/2017
17 minutes to read

This research paper explores the appeal of Trump to Christian voters in the light of his pro-life statement.

Macron en de schepping van het uitzonderlijke

Column
Jan Blommaert
18/05/2017
4 minutes to read

Emmanuel Macron is even radicaal nieuw als de nieuwste versie van de iPhone. Een klein beetje nieuw dus.

Intensive animal farming is a ticking time bomb

Article
Tessa Chaplin
07/11/2017
3 minutes to read

Intensive farming methods are bad for animals and humans. The effect of large scale production creates a situation whereby animal diseases are easily spread. 

Do not vote strategically. Vote ideologically!

Article
Guus Hovens
07/03/2017
4 minutes to read

It appears that a significant number of Dutch citizens consider to vote strategic during the elections in March. But strategic voting offers no certainties and you might end up with the opposite of what you wanted in the first place.