31.05.2016

Against silence: on freedom of expression in Europe

A Time to Talk, IWM & Chumir Foundation Wiener Festwochen debate

Consensus and other constraints Be it through hacking iPhones, gagging state media or enforcing politicised consensuses, lately, the actions of both governments and non-state actors have led to increasing concerns about the state of freedom of expression in Europe. Join Claire Fox, Miklos Haraszti and Agnieszka Holland for a discussion about free speech and censorship in Europe today. Watch the recording!

25.05.2016

Social Europe: a progressive utopia or a bitter necessity?

A deBuren & Poliargus TTT debate

Social security as stimulus? Suggestions for the salvation of the European Economic and Monetary Union are throwing up some surprises, with proposals for a European minimum wage and union-wide unemployment benefits now being taken seriously. To find out why and how feasible such ideas are, join Siman Abdi, Anton Hemerijck, Frank Vandenbroucke & Tom Vrijens.
Video highlights coming soon!

05.05.2016

Free speech in Central Europe: where are the boundaries?

A Project Forum TTT debate

On freedom, defamation and agitation Project Forum look at free speech in Central Europe and the very different scenarios in Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. A discussion about the slow and legal process of bringing a country's media scene under state control and the free speech/hate speech dilemma in a time of right wing revival.
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