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Presentation of the survey Democracies Under Pressure in Skopje

on June 19th, 2019

On June 19th 2019, the Fondation pour l’innovation politique was in Skopje, North Macedonia, to present the results of its survey Democracies Under Pressure, conducted in partnership with the International Republican Institute (IRI). The roundtable gathered Dominique Reynié, executive director of the Fondation pour l’innovation politique, Bujar Osmani, vice prime minister for European affairs, Christian Thimonier, Ambassador […]

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Presentation of the survey Democracies Under Pressure in Washington D.C.

on June 18th, 2019

  On June 6th 2019, on the 75th anniversary of D-Day and a symbolic day for the transatlantic friendship, the Fondation pour l’innovation politique presented the results of the extensive global survey Democracies Under Pressure in the headquarters of its partner, the International Republican Institute (IRI) in Washington D.C. with Kenneth Weinstein, President of the […]

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Presentation of the survey Democracies Under Pressure in Bratislava and Vienna

on June 14th, 2019

On June 13rd and 14th 2019, the Fondation pour l’innovation politique has presented the results of Democracies Under Pressure, a survey conducted in 42 democracies in partnership with the International Republican Institute (IRI), in Slovakia and Austria. Bratislava, Slovakia Dominique Reynié, executive director of the Fondation pour l’innovation politique, gave a presentation of this extensive […]

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Global Survey: Values of Democracy Remain Strong

on June 7th, 2019

Expert worries about China offering an alternative to democracy As the American and French presidents celebrated the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy, a smaller event showcased the special tie between the two allies in Washington, D.C., on Thursday and shined a light on the state of democracy worldwide. The nonprofit International Republican Institute (IRI) […]

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Data portability: an antitrust weapon for the digital economy?

on December 13th, 2018

Published in Le Monde Eco & Entreprise, 13 December 2018 The recent rulings by the European Commission against the U.S. giants Google and Qualcomm point to the fact that a handful of tech companies have adopted anticompetitive practices, thereby hindering competition and preventing young and innovative companies from entering the market. Against a backdrop of […]

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Jews Are Being Murdered in Paris. Again.

on March 30th, 2018

It’s no rare thing for the Israeli prime minister to enrage the Jews of the diaspora. But three years ago, Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a speech that won him near-universal condemnation. In the aftermath of several deadly attacks in European cities like Paris and Copenhagen, Mr. Netanyahu called on Jews to leave Europe. “Of course, Jews deserve protection […]

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European politics: leaders struggle to contain rising populism

on December 13th, 2017

Marseille’s far-right politician Stéphane Ravier feels robbed. After winning control of the Northern district of the French Mediterranean town in 2014 — one of the dozen victories emblematic of the National Front’s surge in local elections that year — he targeted a seat in the National Assembly. The race, in June, was his to lose: […]

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MUSLIM ANTI-SEMITISM THREATENS FRANCE’S DEMOCRACY

on November 23rd, 2017

Paris—“In the Merah household, we were brought up with hating Jews, the hatred of everything that was not Muslim.” These were the chilling words of Abdelghani Merah at the trial of his brother, Abdelkader Merah, who was accused of conspiring with a third brother, Mohamed, to murder three soldiers, three Jewish schoolchildren, and a teacher […]

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L’euroscetticismo cresce di più in Italia e spopola tra i giovani. Adesso la sfida parte dalle scuole

on November 20th, 2017

Sorpresa. Gli italiani sono i più euroscettici tra gli inquilini del Vecchio Continente. Proprio lì dove sessant’anni fa sono state gettate le basi dell’Europa si covano i dubbi più forti sull’Unione europea. Qualcosa che supera anche lo storico nazionalismo della Francia, fa notare Marc Lazar, professore di storia e sociologia politica all’Institut d’études politiques (IEP) […]

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