Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Dutch Politics, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Journalist Ben Judah, Author of This is London (2016): ‘I Found Faith Everywhere’

According to the publisher, 'This is London explodes fossilized myths and offers a fresh, exciting portrait of what it's like to live, work, fall in love, raise children, grow old and die in London now' (see more at: http://www.picador.com/books/this-is-london#sthash.ja63s8zF.dpuf). A Dutch translation of the book, entitled Dit is Londen, was published in January 2017. In… Continue reading Journalist Ben Judah, Author of This is London (2016): ‘I Found Faith Everywhere’

Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, University

Participant, Kuyper Center Annual Conference 2015 Pre-conference symposium ‘Faith in the Work Place’

'Does Christian faith have any impact in the workplace? Does it show in the way that people do their jobs? Should it be given more emphasis, or less? These are some of the questions to be addressed in the third Abraham Kuyper pre-conference symposium on April 15th and 16th 2015. This year, the Abraham Kuyper… Continue reading Participant, Kuyper Center Annual Conference 2015 Pre-conference symposium ‘Faith in the Work Place’

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics

Participant, Conference ‘The Islamic State’s Religious Cleansing and the Urgency of a Strategic Response’, Hudson Institute, New York (May 7th, 2015)

'As military plans are being laid for an offensive to liberate Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city, from Islamic State militants, this conference focused on the policies and strategies urgently needed to help the Middle East’s vulnerable religious minorities. Leading the discussion was Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, and Hudson Distinguished Scholar Walter Russell… Continue reading Participant, Conference ‘The Islamic State’s Religious Cleansing and the Urgency of a Strategic Response’, Hudson Institute, New York (May 7th, 2015)