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'Jelle zal wel zien...'

Thursday, November 29, Jonne Harmsma defended his thesis 'Jelle will see', a biography of Jelle Zijlstra, a prominent minister from the years of reconstruction.

 

Thu 20 Dec
Politieman

Film & Debate: The security guards

CCTV cameras are present on the streets and in public transport, politicians are guarded day and night and a terrorist attack is a real possibility. Security seems obvious and above all necessary. Are security guards capable of protecting us, or do they mainly create a false sense of security?

 

Left involuntary - about Ministers and Secretaries of State that resigned

In the last decades several Ministers and Secretaries of State have either resigned or were forced to leave their position. What were their reasons and what role did the media play?

 

Presentation of the 11th Montesquieu volume 'Een goede raad'

Local democracy after the municipal elections of 2018. A presentation with authors M. Fokke, T. de Bruijn and the editor in chief A.W. Heringa.

 

Tue 22 Jan 2019
Een stapel sigaretten © European Union, 2016

Politics Café: Beer, snacks and cigarettes: The power and powerlessness of the government

The National Prevention plan which has the goal to drastically reduce the consumption of unhealthy foods and drinks has been presented last week. Should the government be allowed to intefere with what citizens eat and drink?

 

Thu 20 Dec
Politieman

Film & Debate: The security guards

CCTV cameras are present on the streets and in public transport, politicians are guarded day and night and a terrorist attack is a real possibility. Security seems obvious and above all necessary. Are security guards capable of protecting us, or do they mainly create a false sense of security?

 

Tue 22 Jan 2019
Een stapel sigaretten © European Union, 2016

Politics Café: Beer, snacks and cigarettes: The power and powerlessness of the government

The National Prevention plan which has the goal to drastically reduce the consumption of unhealthy foods and drinks has been presented last week. Should the government be allowed to intefere with what citizens eat and drink?