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Citizenship after Orientalism: enacting Europe in times of crisis, 27 March 2013, Brussels

18 March 2013

2013 as the European Year of Citizens is a time to reflect on the current crisis and the future of European citizenship. Our partners Oecumene hold a debate on 27 March in Brussels (10:00-12:30 at the European Parliament) on how European citizenship is constructed, and how it can become genuinely open. Speakers include Professor Rosi Braidotti, Professor Engin Isin, Rui Tavares MEP.

Read more about the event.

Read the articles from our partnership page with Oecumene. 

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Violence, corruption and cynicism threaten America's flagging democracy. Joe Biden has promised to revive it – but can his new administration stem the flow of online disinformation and shady political financing that has eroded the trust of many US voters?

Hear from leading global experts and commentators on what the new president and Congress must do to stem the flood of dark money and misinformation that is warping politics around the world.

Join us on Thursday 21 January, 5pm UK time/12pm EST.

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Emily Bell Leonard Tow Professor of Journalism and director, Tow Center for Digital Journalism, Columbia Journalism School

Anoa Changa Journalist focusing on electoral justice, social movements and culture

Peter Geoghegan openDemocracy investigations editor and author of 'Democracy for Sale: Dark Money and Dirty Politics'

Josh Rudolph Fellow for Malign Finance at the Alliance for Securing Democracy

Chair: Mary Fitzgerald Editor-in-chief, openDemocracy 

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