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2014 Sakharov Debate: Religion and Human Rights in Europe

Start: Dec 3, 2014 12:00:00 AM

2014 Sakharov Debate: Religion and Human Rights in Europe
3 December 2014
Bringing together academics, politicians, lawyers, and civil society activists, this year's Sakharov Debate hosted with the European Parliament Office in the UK will discuss how our liberal democracies can respond to religious difference.

Why it matters that Conservatives Should Support the European Convention on Human Rights

Start: Dec 3, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Wednesday 3 December
In this talk, the Right Honourable Dominic Grieve QC, MP presents the case for a conservative backing of the European Convention on Human Rights. 

Aftermath: European Film Salon

Start: Dec 10, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 10, 2014 12:00:00 AM

10 December 2014
The European Film Salon will be screening Aftermath (2012): A contemporary drama that was inspired by the Jedwabne progrom in the Jewish community of Jedwabne and the book "Neighbors" by Jan T. Gross. 

Security and immigration at the level of the EU: What’s wrong with a securitization approach?

Start: Dec 10, 2014 12:00:00 AM

10 December 2014
It has repeatedly been claimed that immigration has been “securitized” at the EU level. In other words, immigration has successfully been framed as a threat by officials, who subsequently deal with that “threat” as a security issue. Dr. Stephane Baele talks about the problems associated with this picture of immigration.
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