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The populist shake-up of Swedish politics

By Oliver Schmidtke , Director of Centre for Global Studies, University of Victoria The populist...

Swedish general election 2018: a right-wing surge?

Trygve Ugland, Bishop’s University There is much uncertainty associated with the outcomes of the...

Lessons Canada can learn from Sweden’s Saudi crisis

Kenneth Macartney , former Ambassador to Sweden, Associate Fellow at the Centre for Global Studies...

Poland's democracy is being boiled to death while the world watches

Professor Laurent Pech from Middlesex University London answered Euronews' questions regarding the...

The Fallout of the Helsinki Summit: Undermining Transatlantic Relations?

Oliver Schmidtke , Director of the Centre for Global Studies, University of Victoria By all...

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The Global Refugee Crisis – What can WE do?

Around the world, over 60 million people are currently displaced creating the worst refugee crisis...

The populist shake-up of Swedish politics

By Oliver Schmidtke , Director of Centre for Global Studies, University of Victoria The populist...

Swedish general election 2018: a right-wing surge?

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Lessons Canada can learn from Sweden’s Saudi crisis

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Poland's democracy is being boiled to death while the world watches

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European Migration Crisis Escalates

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EUROPE's NOW Special feature "Governing the Migration Crisis"

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New Government in Spain: What Change Can Be Expected?

David Moffette , University of Ottawa Introduction After 7 years in power, Mariano Rajoy is no...

A new president for Spain - a turning point for the country?

June 1st, 2018 - by Pablo Ouziel, University of Victoria The ousting of Mariano Rajoy of the PP...

How to address populism – the political crisis in Italy and the EU

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Andrew Griffith: Canada, Europe and the changing nature of borders

Andrew Griffith is the former Director General at the Department of Citizenship and Immigration...

Italy’s populist-nationalist coalition government: on collision course with the EU

Dr. Oliver Schmidtke , Centre for Global Studies at the University of Victoria In one way the...

Doug Saunders - European and North American lessons in removing barriers to integration and inclusion - Video presenation

Doug Saunders presents his insights on immigration settlement strategies and best practices of...

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