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July 2019
238 Lectures and Cicero Great Debate Papers available





 ALBERT WEALE

Emeritus Professor of Political Theory and Public Policy
University College London

DEBUNKING THE MYTH OF 'THE WILL OF THE PEOPLE'

N E W July 2019

 


 ANDREW MYCOCK AND BEN WELLINGS

University of Huddersfield (UK) and Monash University (Australia)

THE UK AFTER BREXIT: WILL AND CAN THE ANGLOSPHERE REPLACE THE EU?

N E W July 2019

 


 MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

Director
The Cicero Foundation

EARLY LIBERALS AND UNIVERSAL SUFFRAGE
Their Fear of Populists and 'Dangerous' People

N E W June 2019

 


 MICHAEL BLAKE

Professor of Philosophy, Public Policy, and Governance
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

HOW THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION HAS BURIED THE HUMAN RIGHTS AGENDA

 


 DONALD A. BARCLAY

University of California

CONFRONTING THE WICKED PROBLEM OF FAKE NEWS:
A ROLE FOR EDUCATION?

 


 MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

Director
The Cicero Foundation

THE RISE OF KREMLIN-FRIENDLY POPULISM IN THE NETHERLANDS

 


 TARAS KUZIO

Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations
Johns Hopkins University
Washington, D.C.

WESTERN HISTORIANS OF RUSSIA AND THE CRIMEA:
WHY DO THEY CONTINUE TO USE IMPERIALIST AND RACIST FRAMEWORKS?

 


 ILAN ZVI BARON

Associate Professor
School of Government and International Affairs
Durham University, UK

HOW TO SAVE POLITICS IN A POST-TRUTH ERA?

 


 MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

Director
The Cicero Foundation

BECOMING MARX
HOW THE YOUNG KARL MARX BECAME A MARXIST

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 FRANK MOLS AND JOLANDA JETTEN

University of Queensland
Australia

POPULISM AND THE WEALTH PARADOX

 


DR. OFER FRIDMAN

Department of War Studies
King s College, London

THE DANGER OF "RUSSIAN HYBRID WARFARE"

 


 MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

Director
The Cicero Foundation

RUSSIA s NUCLEAR THREATS AND THE SECURITY OF THE BALTIC STATES

 


Dr. JOLANTA DARCZEWSKA

Deputy Director
Centre for Eastern Studies
Warsaw

THE INFORMATION WAR ON UKRAINE
NEW CHALLENGES

 


 VOLODYMYR KRAVCHENKO

Director, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Canada

UKRAINE AND RUSSIA:
IN SEARCH OF A DIVERGENT FUTURE

 


 MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

Director
The Cicero Foundation

MARX AND HUMAN RIGHTS
Analysis of an Ambivalent Relationship

 


 RANDALL E. NEWNHAM

Pennsylvania State University, USA

THE UKRAINIAN CRISIS AND WESTERN ECONOMIC SANCTIONS AGAINST RUSSIA:
DO THEY WORK OR SHOULD THEY BE STRENGTHENED?

 


 BRIAN M. MAZANEC AND BRADLEY A. THAYER

Resp. George Mason University and University of Iceland

CYBER WARFARE:
IS DETERRENCE AN OPTION?

 


 DAPHNE HALIKIOPOULOU
SOFIA VASILOPOULOU

Resp. University of Reading and University of York

THE GREEK GOLDEN DAWN:
REASONS BEHIND THE EXTREME RIGHTs REVIVAL IN THE CRADLE OF DEMOCRACY

 


 MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

Director
The Cicero Foundation

PREDICTED IN HIS LATEST BOOK THE RUSSIAN ATTACK ON UKRAINE

PUTINs WARS
THE RISE OF RUSSIAs NEW IMPERIALISM

 


 AGNIA GRIGAS PhD

Fellow at the McKinnon Center for Global Affairs at Occidental College
Los Angeles, CA
Former Advisor of the Lithuanian Government

RUSSIA-BALTIC RELATIONS AFTER CRIMEAs ANNEXATION:
REASONS FOR CONCERN?

 


 MICHAEL BLAKE

Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington, USA

'TRADITIONAL VALUES' AND HUMAN RIGHTS
Whose Traditions? Which Rights?

 


 SUSAN ARIEL AARONSON

Associate Research Professor (IIEP)
Elliott School of International Affairs
George Washington University
Minerva Chair, National War College

INTERNET GOVERNANCE OR INTERNET CONTROL?
How to Safeguard Internet Freedom

 


 MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

Director
The Cicero Foundation

RUSSIA s EMBRACE OF TACTICAL NUCLEAR WEAPONS
Its Negative Impact on U.S. Proposals for Nuclear Arms Reductions

 


 INGMAR OLDBERG

Research Associate
Swedish Institute of International Affairs
Stockholm

THE NORTHERN FOREIGN POLICY OF RUSSIA
What is the Long-Term Strategy of Russia in the Baltic Sea and Arctic Regions?

 


 LAURENCE COCKCROFT

Co-Founder Transparency International (TI)
Chairman TI(UK) 2000-2008

CORRUPTION IN EUROPE:
WHAT CAN BE DONE?

 

GREAT DEBATE SEMINAR CALENDAR


Great Debate Seminar Calendar 2019

More than a hundred ministries from over thirty countries already participated in Great Debate seminars.
Great Debate seminars are international seminars for experts on issues connected with European integration and Transatlantic security. They are organised in Paris and in other European capitals. Participants include diplomats, high ranking civil servants, politicians, and representatives of NGOs, business and the military.



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MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation

PUTIN'S PROPAGANDA MACHINE
An Insight in the Russian Information War

(pdf)


OSTAP KUSHNIR
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Government Studies
Lazarski University, Warsaw

FROM BROTHERS TO ENEMIES
The Future of the Ukrainian-Russian Relationship

(pdf)


GERARD DELANTY
Department of Sociology
University of Sussex
Brighton, UK

AFTER BREXIT:
Thinking Beyond the European Crisis

(pdf)


HANNA OJANEN
Jean Monnet Professor
University of Tampere
Finland

FINLAND s RELATION WITH NATO
IN THE SHADOW OF RUSSIA

(pdf)


ISABELLE HERTNER
Department of European & International Studies
King's College, London

CAN POPULISTS WIN THE 2019 EUROPEAN ELECTION?
(pdf)


NICOLAS TENZER
Chairman CERAP, Paris
THE PRESSING MESSAGE OF RUSSIAN DISSIDENTS
(pdf)


GREG SIMONS
Uppsala Centre for Russian and Eurasian Studies
Uppsala, Sweden

THE RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH:
TOWARD A GLOBAL ROLE?

(pdf)


MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation

PARIS MAY 68 AND PROVO AMSTERDAM 65
Trying to Understand Two Postmodern
Youth Revolts

(pdf)


GERT WEISSKIRCHEN, MP
Foreign Policy Spokesman
SPD Fraction German Bundestag

RISING ANTI-SEMITISM IN EUROPE
How to Respond?

(pdf)


ALEXANDER J. MOTYL
Professor of Political Science
Rutgers University, Newark

UKRAINE, EUROPE, AND BANDERA
(pdf)


MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN

A EUROPEAN ROLE FOR FRENCH NUCLEAR WEAPONS?
(doc)


TALAL NIZAMEDDIN
American University of Beirut
THE RUSSIAN INTERVENTION IN SYRIA
(pdf)


YEVHEN FEDCHENKO
Co-Founder StopFake.org
Director Mohyla School of Journalism, Kyiv

HOW TO DEBUNK RUSSIAN PROPAGANDA?
(pdf)


JAN PIEKLO
Director
PAUCI Foundation
Warsaw, Poland
Kyiv, Ukraine

OSCE 'BIS'
A NEW EUROPEAN SECURITY INITIATIVE

(pdf)


MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation

JOSEPH STALIN IS BACK...
But did he ever go away?

(pdf)


JOHN McCORMICK
Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Politics
Indiana University
Indianapolis, USA

CRISIS AND THE FUTURE OF EUROPE
(pdf)


FEDERICA PRINA
University of Glasgow
UK

THE POSITION OF NATIONAL MINORITIES IN RUSSIA
(pdf)


ROSA FREEDMAN
Lecturer at Birmingham Law School
University of Birmingham, U.K.

HUMAN RIGHTS PROTECTION: A ROLE FOR THE UN?
(pdf)


MARCEL H. VAN HERPEN
Director
The Cicero Foundation

UKRAINE:WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DEATH OF THE PASSENGERS OF THE MH17? A TEN POINT COMMENTARYl
(pdf)


GREG SIMONS
Uppsala Centre for Russian
and Eurasian Studies

KALININGRAD:WHAT IS ITS FUNCTION IN CONTEMPORARY RUSSIA?
(pdf)


 
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