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About Lucas Goetz

Lucas Goetz is a freelance journalist and political commentator. He specializes in regional minorities and stateless nations. He is the producer of the documentary Alsace: The Last Chance? His personal website can be found here.

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Clare Sambrook

Clare Sambrook, investigative journalist, co-edits Shine a Light.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

A Voltaire for our age; what can the Enlightenment teach Brexit Britain?

The referendum and its ensuing political ramifications have left very few in Europe desiring to emulate the example set by Brexit. How different it was in Voltaire’s time!

Quo vadis Alsace? Politics in the land of paradox

Why are so many people in Alsace voting for the Front National?

Nagorno-Karabakh: European dreams

The Nagorno-Karabakh Republic has managed to pursue a dynamic European and global foreign policy. Not bad for a country that doesn't officially exist.

Alsace fights back: a French David vs. Goliath story

For years, the French state has tried to belittle, oppress and finally destroy Alsace and its culture. Now the Alsatians are fighting back.

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