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Prinsjesdag Masterclass

Prinsjesdag is discussed in a historical and ritual context. Should Prinsjesdag become a national holiday? And does Prinsjesdag still fit in our present time?

 

Thu 5 Oct
Stembus - foto Tijmen Stam

Boek­presentatie: Referendum - zegen of vloek

Presentation of the book 'Democratic blessing or curse? - Notes about the referendum', followed by a debate.

 

Politics Café: Pimp de Troonrede 2017

This year Pimp the Troonrede takes place again! A writingcontest for everyone who has a plan for the Netherlands. Enter, and perhaps you will win a VIP-tour through the Dutch parliament.

 

Europe Lecture: United in Diversity

Polarisation is increasing in 2017. Is diversity perhaps not such a binding factor in the European Union? A lecture with Caroline de Gruyter and Paul Scheffer.

 

Film & Debate: City of Ghosts

The group ‘Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently’ uses a rather unconventional way of warfare in the battle against ISIS: journalism.

 

Thu 5 Oct
Stembus - foto Tijmen Stam

Boek­presentatie: Referendum - zegen of vloek

Presentation of the book 'Democratic blessing or curse? - Notes about the referendum', followed by a debate.

 

Tue 10 Oct
Tafel met flyers

Politics Café

Scientists, journalists and politicians gather to informally speak about world affairs and the latest news. During this event - named Politics Café - the public is free to participate in the discussions while enjoying a beverage.

 

Wed 1 Nov
Het publiek luistert aandachtig

Debate in Nieuwspoort

Scientists, politicians and journalists discuss current and sometimes controversial topics. A debate led by Max van Weezel.

 

Tue 14 Nov
Tafel met flyers

Politics Café

Scientists, journalists and politicians gather to informally speak about world affairs and the latest news. During this event - named Politics Café - the public is free to participate in the discussions while enjoying a beverage.

 

Fri 23 Mar 2018
Grondwetdag 2015 ProDemos 65

Constitution Day high school students

On the annual Constitution Day high school students debate on a topic from the Constitution. This year the role and place of the Council of State is the topic. (in Dutch).