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Managing political transitions, avoiding conflict

In all regions of the world, conflicts of transition concerning political power have either been taking place or were taking place, from ancient times up until now. The following points…

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SahelCenter.org – a new Policyinstitute.net initiative

This week, we launched SahelCenter.org – our latest initiative under the umbrella of Policyinstitute.net. You will find studies and news about the greater Sahara-Sahelian region on the new site, which…

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The CDU and CSU on course to differentiate themselves from the Greens and the SPD

by Thorsten Koch, MA, PgDip The CSU Group Leader in the German Bundestag, Alexander Dobrindt, has called for a “firewall” to be put up with regard to the Green Party….

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Preventing election meddling in the US via the Honest Ads Act

by Thorsten Koch MA, PgDip In a recent edition of the Cato Daily Podcast, one of the think tank’s policy analysts, Will Duffield, talked about ongoing proposals towards election reforms…

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Kevin Vallier: trust tends to be constant when social settings are stable

In a recent podcast, Kevin Vallier spoke about the development of social trust and the performance of trustworthy institutions. The degree of trust is generally high in well-governed societies, he…

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Media Concentration, Lobbyism, and Communication

Western media are relatively free, not least due to the codified values of freedom of opinion and of expression. However, classical media need to face a paradox: on the one…

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One study about racism in society, one study about everyday life of security officers in Germany | GermanPolicy.com

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Lockdown in Germany Amid Second Wave of Covid-19 | GermanPolicy.com

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Dispute over a Study on Racism Within the German Police | GermanPolicy.com

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Will Further Sanctions Stop the Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline? | GRI

by Thorsten Koch The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea is intended to transport natural gas from Russia to Europe, mainly to Germany. There are only 150…

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